Chiapas Blouse/Blusa, Mexico - 24" W x 28" L

$ 60.00

Chiapas Blouse/Blusa, Mexico - $60

Condition: New

24" Wide (Measured from arm pit to arm pit, with garment laid flat; double the width for full bust measurement)
16" Yoke (Measured shoulder to shoulder)
53" Around hem
28" Long (Shoulder to hem)

Fit: medium to large

This natural, unbleached cotton (ecru manta) blouse has pink, purple, and teal flowers hand-embroidered on the yoke. The gathered short sleeves are pleated with colorful hand-stitched edging (smocking).

Perfect for an evening event, or casual afternoon outing. Express your own style. Rock it with shorts, capris, or jeans and boots or sandals. Give it a boho flavor by pairing it with a long skirt. Change up the look with a belt or sash. 

Chiapas blouses are hand-made by the local Maya women artisans in Chiapas, located in southern Mexico. Though fashioned in a contemporary style, these blouses include embroidered designs rooted in local history and mythology, linking deep cultural traditions to the modern world. In this matriarchal society, the women play a crucial role in the economy through the creation of these beautiful garments.

Because these items are hand-crafted by local artisans using traditional techniques, slight variations may occur. Note that colors may vary according to each display monitor. Note that colors may vary according to each display monitor.

SKU: APT11A006

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