Colectivo Flor y Cadenilla

Whirlwind Huipil Blouse

Sale price Price $110.00 Regular price

Stunning Everlasting Design, Mexican Embroidered Huipil Handmade in the Istmo de Tehuantepec region in Oaxaca, Mexico.

Traditionally, huipiles are loose-fitting tunics with a hole in the head 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 the Istmo de Tehuantepec region of Oaxaca are renowned for the square embroidery found in these huipiles, achieved by a technique called "bordado de cadenilla", or chain stitch. With an intricate and contrasting geometric design, these huipiles are a Mexican staple.

  • Made with high-quality cotton.
  • Hand Embroidered.
  • Embroidered design on front and back.
  • Intended to fit loosely.
  • Sleeveless.
  • Suggested Sizing:

    -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). 

 

 

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