Huipil in Brilliant Colors
Intricately designed and colorful Huipil, depicting traditional Mayan symbols of the sun, mountains and rivers. Stitched by hand, it is a classic example of the Huipiles in the San Pedro Sacatepéquez region of Guatemala. 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.