Quetzaltenango


Quetzaltenango

Large colorful huipil with beautiful weaving and striking embroidery! It is from the Quetzaltenango region of Guatemala (Frequently referred to as Xela). This stunning huipil measures 32″ across the shoulders, and 23″ from the neckline to the bottom edges (folded). The neck opening is round and measures 6″ in diameter. The sides are unstitched, but can easily be restitched if desired.

This brilliantly colored huipil is accented with embroidery that features flowers around the neck and down the front and back on a woven background. The detailed embroidery on the collar is roses of pink, orange and red with matching patterns on front and back. One side of the collar features a darling deer. The other side of the collar shows a mayan girl wearing her huipil and corte (skirt). The woven background is full of brilliant colors of yellow/gold, blue, purple with green. Where the three panels join, it is accented with a colorful ‘randa’ of beautiful flowers running down the front on both sides. The sleeves are trimmed with a royal blue velvet accent trim.

This huipil is in very good used condition, with almost no sign of wear.

$35.00

SOLD

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Quetzaltenango

Large colorful huipil with beautiful weaving and striking embroidery!! It is from the Quetzaltenango region of Guatemala (Frequently referred to as Xela). This stunning huipil measures 37 1/2″ across the shoulders, and 29 1/2″ from the neckline to the bottom edges (folded). The neck opening is round and measures 5 1/2″ in diameter. The sides are unstitched, but can easily be restitched if desired. The shoulders had previously been gathered and stitched, but the stitching has been removed to extend the huipil to its full size.

This brilliantly colored huipil is accented with embroidery that features flowers around the neck and down the front and back on a woven background. The detailed embroidery on the collar is roses of yellow, pink, orange and red with matching patterns on front and back. One side of the collar features a darling duck wearing a bow and hat. The other side of the collar shows a small man wearing his traje tending to the flowers. The woven background is full of brilliant colors of yellow/gold, blue, purple with turquoise. Where the three panels join, it is accented with a colorful ‘randa’ of beautiful roses running down the front on both sides. The sleeves are trimmed with an turquoise blue velvet accent trim. The photos do not show how lovely and colorful this huipil is.

This huipil is in very good used condition, with almost no sign of wear. Very enjoyable and very wearable!

$29.00

SOLD

Quetzaltenango

Very colorful small huipil with beautiful weaving and striking embroidery! It is from the Quetzaltenango region of Guatemala (Frequently referred to as Xela). This darling huipil measures 23 1/2″ across the shoulders, and 19 1/2″ from the neckline to the bottom edges (folded). The neck opening is round and measures 5″ in diameter, with a small 1 1/4″ slit cut on one side. The sides are unstitched, but can easily be restitched if desired.

This huipil is sweet with hand embroidery that features flowers around the neck on a hand woven background. The detailed embroidery on the collar is flowers of yellow, pink and red with matching patterns on front and back. The hand woven background features colorful birds, and where the three panels join, it is accented with a colorful rainbow ‘randa’ running down the front on both sides The sleeves are trimmed with an olive green velvet accent trim that matches the velvet trim on the collar. There is a small frayed/worn area just below the velvet accent at the sleeve on one side.

This huipil is in good used condition, with a few sign of wear.

$25.00

SOLD

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Quetzaltenango

Beautiful huipil from the Quetzaltenango/Xela region in Guatemala. This huipil measures 30″ across the shoulders, 25 1/2″ from the neckline to the bottom edges (folded), and open out it measures 51″ from bottom edge to bottom edge. The neck opening is square and measures 4 1/2″ x 5” with an additional 2 1/4″ slit.

The colors are very amazing with gorgeous red and yellow flowers cascading down the front and back, with flowers, leaves, birds, and butterflies adorning the neckline on a horizontal woven background. The sleeves are sewn to create armholes. There are gathers on each side, giving it a slightly ruffled look.

This huipil is in very good used condition.

$45.00

SOLD

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