Jalapa Full Embroidery Huipil Blouse
Stunning Everlasting Design, Mexican Hand Embroidered Huipil Handmade in Santa María Jalapa del Marqués, in Oaxaca, Mexico.
Beautiful Mexican blouse with a full-body stunning hand-embroidered traditional design. Its loose and fresh look will assure that you stay comfortable while remaining worthy of all looks.
Traditionally, huipiles are loose-fitting tunics with a hole in the head, that are joined at the sides. They are the most used garment in indigenous communities across Mexico and Central America and are used for various occasions, from casual wear to the most elegant ones.
Artisans in Jalapa, Oaxaca are renowned for their traditional embroidery of colorful designs of flora and fauna. With an intricate and colorful design, these huipiles are a fun yet simple Mexican staple. Only one of these handwoven huipiles can take over a month to make.
- Made with high-quality hand-woven 100% cotton.
- Hand Embroidered.
- Embroidered design on front and back.
- Intended to fit loosely.
-There might be a slight 1" variation between our suggested sizing.
- CARE: To maintain the quality of the intricate work, we recommend hand washing and air drying, or washing and drying in delicate settings. Iron only if extremely necessary on low (can be laid flat while damp to prevent wrinkles).
- At Lolo - Mercadito we are committed to acknowledging the nature of each product. With each purchase, you are getting a unique and authentic piece that was handmade with love by artisans from Mexico. These huipiles are artisanal products. For this reason, there might be some flaws and variations in sizing, stitching, and design.
The colors pop on the black blouse I chose. It fits nicely - don't be worried that your normal size may feel too tight. The handwork is lovely and allows me to support local artisans. At the moment, I do not know how it will hold up when I need to wash it.
Excelente quality, colors are true to the pictures. I receive many compliments about this beautiful blouse!
The shirt I received was incredibly well made and beautiful !
This is a blouse of the highest quality. Well worth the price.