Vintage San Juan Comalapa Huipil, 2X

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PRE LOVED in good condition. 2X 

Machine embroidery

Approximate Measurement: 

Armpit to armpit 128.5 Inches wide

57 Inches all around

28 Inches long

Model normally wear size 8 US

 Check Sizing Guide – Saviaguate

At our sustainable fashion store, we celebrate the artistry of repurposed textiles. Our San Juan Comalapa Cultural Huipil is more than a garment—it’s a living canvas that weaves together tradition, ecology, and vibrant beauty.

Key Features:

1. Black Fabric with Colorful Embroidery:

  • The deep black fabric serves as a backdrop for a symphony of colors. Around the chest area and shoulders, delicate hand-embroidered motifs come alive:
    • Flowers: Blossoms in hues of pink, blue, purple, yellow, red, and orange symbolize life, resilience, and the ever-renewing seasons.
    • Fruits: Grapes and other fruits signify abundance, nourishment, and the bountiful gifts of nature.
    • Birds: These embroidered birds represent freedom, vibrancy, and our connection to the natural world.

2. Pre-Loved and Pre-Washed:

  • This huipil has a history—a story etched into its fibers. It’s been cherished, worn, and loved before finding its way to you. Each crease and stitch carries memories of its previous life.

3. Cultural Heritage:

  • San Juan Comalapa, known as the “Florence of America,” is where this huipil was born. Here, Kaqchikel Maya painters flourish, and creativity blooms like wildflowers after rain. The streets echo with the spirit of Andrés Curruchich, who painted with oil in the 1930s, igniting a tradition that spans generations.

4. Comfortably Boxy Style:

  • The huipil’s silhouette is thoughtfully designed for comfort. It’s boxy, allowing ease of movement while celebrating the vibrant embroidery.

Styling Tips:

  1. Boho Chic:

    • Artisan Market: Pair the San Juan Comalapa Huipil with denim shorts, woven sandals, and chunky silver jewelry. Let the vibrant embroidery steal the show.
    • Outdoor Concert: Wear it over a flowy maxi skirt or wide-leg pants. The beaded neckline adds sophistication.
  2. Cultural Fusion:

    • Mayan Inspired: Combine it with a wrap skirt or harem pants. Celebrate the rich heritage of San Juan Comalapa.
    • Travel Adventure: Pack it for your next journey. Layer it over a swimsuit or wear it as a lightweight cover-up.

Care Instructions:

  • Gentle Care: Hand wash the huipil in cold water using mild detergent.
  • Lay Flat to Dry: Avoid wringing or twisting. Lay it flat on a clean towel to dry naturally.

Embrace the artistry, wear it proudly, and let this huipil be your anthem—a symphony of sustainability and cultural resilience. 🌺


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