Huipil with Peacocks
This beautiful "Huipil" (or square cut blouse) is made in Guatemala from a town called Comalapa. This particular piece depicts peacocks between flowing rivers. In buying these products we are supporting the Mayan artisans and their families, as well as encouraging the education and continuation of this amazing craft. Each piece is hand-made and one-of-a- kind. The designs are direct inspirations of the makers; Patterns bred from what they envision, or have seen and loved, and the colors of their own choosing. They are striking when worn, and seem to make all skin-tone glow. They also make gorgeous wall-hangings. Each Huipil beholds an undeniable beauty and spirit.