Chiapas Dress, Mexico - 24.5" W x 43.5" L
Chiapas Dress, Mexico - $75
24.5" Wide (Measured from arm pit to arm pit, with garment laid flat; double the width for full bust measurement)
50" Around hem
43.5" Long (shoulder to hem)
Fit: large to extra large
This dress made of unbleached cotton (manta) is embellished with red hand-embroidery forming an animal motif on the front and back, and beautifully edged with a red hand stitching.
Perfect for an evening event, or casual afternoon outing. Express your own style. Change up the look with a belt or sash.
Chiapas dresses are hand-made by the local Maya women artisans in Chiapas, located in southern Mexico. Though fashioned in a contemporary style, these dresses 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.