Huipils | Huipiles

The huipil is the main part of the Mayan women's traditional dress. The weave and design of each huipil is unique and indicative of which village it is from.


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      New Guatemalan Huipil a combination of Chichicastinango, Patsum, and Comalapa


      $95.00    

      New Guatemalan Huipil a combination of Chichicastinango, Patsum, and Comalapa. This is a beautiful, three-panel huipil. This is a three-panel huipil handmade on a backstrap loom. It is very unusual as the base fabric is wine colored Patzum style with the symbols from San Juan Comalapa and the neck is made in the Chichicastinango style with the sunburst pattern around the collar is embroidered chain stitching on black velvet.

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      Vintage Handmade Guatemalan Huipil from Tecpan


      $145.00    

      This is a two panel huipil handmade of backstrap loomed white cotton with designs on the shoulders, front, and back. The collar is trimmed in black velvet. The sides of this huipil are open.

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      Vintage Handmade Guatemalan Huipil from Tecpan


      $145.00    

      This is a two panel huipil handmade of backstrap loomed black cotton. The head opening is a straight slit. The sides of this huipil are open.

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      Vintage Handmade Guatemalan Huipil Blusa


      $110.00    

      This is a 3 panel Blusa huipil on a commercial green fabric base with hand embroidered flowers around the neck and on the shoulders. The sides of this huipil are closed.

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      Vintage Handmade Guatemalan Huipil from Totonicapan


      $85.00    

      This is a two panel huipil handmade of backstrap loomed black cotton with geometric designs. There is a zipper on the center of the front (originally for nursing babies). The sides of this huipil are stitched closed.

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      Vintage Guatemalan Huipil from Tactic Village


      $90.00    

      This is a 3 panel brocade huipil with a single strip of white commercial fabric at the bottom. The sides are stitched closed.

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      Vintage Guatemalan Huipil from Tactic Village


      $75.00    

      This is a 3 panel brocade huipil on hand loomed backstrap cotton. The collar and arm holes are trimmed in blue velvet and metallic ribbon. There is a zipper on the front and back, originally designed for nursing babies. There is also a zipper at the neckline. The sides are stitched closed.

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      Vintage Guatemalan Huipil from Tactic Village


      $85.00    

      This is a 2 panel brocade huipil on hand loomed backstrap cotton. The rosettes at the collar have beaded centers. The sides are stitched closed.

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      Vintage Guatemalan Huipil from Tactic Village


      $75.00    

      This is a 3 panel brocade huipil on hand loomed backstrap cotton with a single strip of commercial fabric at the bottom. The sides are open.

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      Vintage Guatemalan Huipil from Tactic Village


      $90.00    

      This is a 3 panel brocade huipil on hand loomed backstrap cotton with a single strip of commercial fabric at the bottom. It features geometric patterns and abstract animals. The sides are stitched closed.

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      Guatemalan Handmade Huipil from Patzicia


      $110.00    

      This is a very lovely two panel huipil. It features zig zag and geometric pattern design. It is made of backstrap-loomed cotton. The sides are stitched closed.

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      Guatemalan Handmade Men's Shirt from San Juan Atitan


      $95.00    

      This men's shirt was hand woven on a back strap loom in 2 striped cotton panels that were joined by hand embroidered decorative seams. The sleeves and collar are decorated with geometric brocade patterns.

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      Guatemalan Handmade Men's Shirt from San Juan Atitan


      $85.00    

      This men's shirt was hand woven on a back strap loom in 2 striped cotton panels that were joined by hand embroidered decorative seams. The sleeves and collar are decorated with geometric brocade patterns.

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      Vintage Guatemalan Huipil from Santiago Atitlan


      $295.00    

      This is a beautiful, two-panel huipil. It is made of white backstrap loomed cotton with vertical and horizontal purple stripes and large, machine embroidered colorful birds and flowers that cover half the garment. The design is the same on the back. The sides are open.

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      Vintage Guatemalan Huipil from San Juan Sacatepequez


      $95.00    

      This is an remarkable two-panel huipil. It features colorful patterns and stripes. The neck, shoulders, and center seam are adorned with rosettes. The sides are open.

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      Vintage Guatemalan Huipil from San Juan Sacatepequez


      $125.00    

      This is an remarkable two-panel huipil. It features colorful patterns and stripes. The neckline is adorned with an embroidered applique. The sides are open.

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      Vintage Handmade Guatemalan Huipil from Todos Santos Cuchumatan


      $180.00    

      This 3 panel Huipil was hand woven on a backstrap loom on green cotton. It features brocade geometric patterns. The square neckline is adorned with a sunburst of rickrack and applique rosettes. There is a slit on each side with tie closures. The sides of the huipil are open.

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      Vintage Guatemalan Long Huipil from Almolonga Village


      $85.00    

      This is a unique two panel huipil in vibrant colors of reds, gold, green, and purple. It differs from huipils from other villages because it is much longer. The round neck features embroidered flowers and birds. There is a brocade diamond pattern on backstrap loomed cotton and black trim around the neck and sleeves. The sides are stitched closed.

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      Vintage Guatemalan Huipil from Santiago Atitlan


      $145.00    

      This is a beautiful, two-panel huipil. It is made of brown backstrap loomed cotton with darker vertical stripes and large, hand embroidered colorful birds. The birds are done in rich colors of brown, green, yellow, and turquoise with metalic thread highlights. The design is the same on the back. The sides are open.

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      Vintage Guatemalan Huipil from Santiago Atitlan


      $265.00    

      This is a beautiful, two-panel huipil. It is made of blue backstrap loomed cotton with vertical and horizontal stripes. The large, hand embroidered colorful birds between horizontal stripes cover at least half of the garment. This design features some metalic threads as well and is the same on the back. The sides are open.

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      Vintage Guatemalan Huipil from San Juan Sacatepequez Gold/Red/Purple


      $90.00    

      This is an remarkable two-panel huipil. It features colorful patterns and stripes. The sides are open.

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      White Huipil: Tecpan, Guatemala


      $85.00    

      This is a fine two-panel huipil. Made of white backstrap loomed cotton, features brocade flower and geometric pattern in beautiful pinks, purples, and green. The sleeves and v-neckline are finished with light pink embroidery trim.

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      Vintage Guatemalan Huipil from San Lucas Toliman


      $65.00    

      This is a very nice two-panel huipil. It features colorful brocade birds on white backstrap loomed cotton. There are flower embellishments around the neckline. The sides are open.

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      Vintage Guatemalan Huipil, San Juan Comalapa


      $95.00    

      This is a beautiful two-panel huipil. It features an intricate brocade bird and geometric pattern with a v-neckline trimmed with black material. It was hand woven on a backstrap loom. The sides are open.

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      Vintage Huipil: San Antonio Aguas Calientes, Guatemala


      $75.00    

      This is a vintage 2-panel huipil. It features a brightly colored brocade geometric pattern with a square neckline lined with a velvet-like material. It is made of back-strap loomed cotton. The sides are not stitched closed.

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