Vintage San Juan Comalapa Huipil, Small

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PRE LOVED in good condition. SMALL

Approximate Measurement: 

Armpit to armpit 19 Inches wide

38 Inches all around

20 Inches long

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Vintage Black Floral Top: A Timeless Piece from San Juan Comalapa


Indulge in the handwoven beauty of our Vintage Black Floral Top. Crafted from luxurious organic cotton, this boxy fit silhouette is adorned with colorful stitched flowers, inspired by the flower plantations of San Juan Comalapa. Let’s explore the details:

  • Color: Classic black torso with vibrant pink, green, and beige embroidery around the neck.
  • Collar: The top features delicate flowers and birds hand-stitched onto the collar, celebrating the natural beauty of Guatemala.
  • Stitching Technique: The intricate embroidery is created using a traditional technique called “cruceta”.
  • Fit: Boxy and comfortable, perfect for casual or dressed-up occasions.

Styling Tips:

1. Bohemian Chic:

  • Artisan Market: Pair the Vintage Black Floral Top with wide-leg linen pants and woven sandals. Add chunky wooden jewelry for an eclectic look.
  • Outdoor Concert: Tuck it into a denim skirt or shorts. The embroidered collar will add a touch of elegance.

2. Cultural Fusion:

  • Mayan Inspired: Combine it with a colorful wrap skirt or harem pants. Embrace the rich heritage of San Juan Comalapa.
  • Travel Adventure: Wear it as a lightweight cover-up over your swimsuit during beach vacations.

Care and Washing Instructions:

  • Hand Wash Only: Treat this top gently. Hand wash in cold water using mild detergent.
  • Lay Flat to Dry: Avoid wringing or twisting. Lay it flat on a clean towel to dry naturally.

Cultural Significance:

The Vintage Black Floral Top pays homage to the skilled artisans of San Juan Comalapa. Each stitch represents their dedication to preserving traditional techniques and celebrating the beauty of nature. By wearing this top, you become part of this timeless legacy.