Delicate stripes of dark gold grace this versatile tunic – a custom piece made exclusively for our stock on a traditional standing foot pedal loom in Southern Mexico. This minimalist classic features simple stripes on a base of almond-hued fine cotton, along with a wide boat neck, clean lines and handy side pockets. Lightweight and easily paired with a straw hat and sandals in the summer, or tights, ballet flats and a chunky cardigan in the fall.
This master weaving family supports a process that speaks to a storied creative inheritance, and three generations of weavers who work side-by-side on a daily basis. With a focus on quality, consistency and dedicated innovation, this family is regularly chosen to participate in artisan initiatives, and are widely recognized for excellence in their craft.
One size fits many. Given the nature of handmade, sizes, designs and hues may vary slightly from the featured product image. The huipil has been pre-washed to avoid shrinkage.
Approximately 63cm wide x 97cm long x 27cm wide neck x 22cm long arm holes
While this piece is washed and pre-shrunk, we recommend dry cleaning this piece, in order to maintain the integrity of the finishes. It may be hand washed in cold water with mild soap. No bleach, no wringing, no washing machine and no dryer – for risk of damaging the handwoven textile. Lay flat to dry and warm iron with protective layer overtop. Though this piece has been washed, hand washing may result in slight shrinkage.
One size fits many. These pieces generally fit a standard size xs – m. Given the nature of handmade, sizes, designs and hues may vary slightly from the featured product image. The price is for a single tunic as shown. All noted prices are in USD and do not include shipping.
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