This is a perfectly wonderful vintage textile from Mali. Soft handwoven cotton cloth strips sewn together to form this wrap. A beautiful color creamy shade of white. Wonderful drape.
These make great wraps. They work well as big scarf/hood, they look fabulous as a throw for the couch and would be lovely table cloths. I have more of these and each is slightly different so check out this section of my shop for more, to compare.
It measures 41x59"
As, I mentioned these are truly vintage and it is typical for them to come well worn, it is part of what makes them special.
Wonderful shawl from Chamula, Chiapas. This garment is handwoven from the little sheep that are raised in small flocks there, spun on small top style spindles and then hand embroidered. In addition to looking great it is warm and super practical. We love a poncho.
The wool that goes to make this shawls is raised locally and spun on small top style spindles. This was purchased from the woman that made it.
This is a gorgeous handwoven huipil from the Costa Chica of Oaxaca. The huipil is woven of soft hand spun cotton. The beautiful blue color is made from a a natural indigo dye. Huipiles from this region are difficult to come by and this is a fabulous example.
This was purchased from the artisan at asking price.
This one has these measurements: Chest 27.5" Length 27.5"
For more great huipils and tops from around the world check out the tops section of our shop!