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Clutch 4 (Large)

Regular price $26.50 sale

The huipil used for this clutch is most likely from Nahuala where this type of purposeful bleeding dye is common. The fabric for the back  is fashioned from an upcycled corte.

 

 

  • Approximate Size:  10"W x 7½"L 
  • Material: All Cotton outer with Black nylon lining
  • Colors: Red and white with various embroidered figures
  • Care:  Hand Wash Cold. Line Dry. Iron Low if needed.
  • Backstrap Loom Woven, of course!

    Cristina travels to markets in the Guatemalan highlands to find the vintage huipiles she uses to design and sew her unique purses.  Click below for more about Cristina.

    Cristina Cumes, Guatemalan Apparel Designer and Coordinator of Women's Weaving Cooperative sewing an apron from backstrap loom woven fabric

    Link to read more about Guatemalan apparel designer and coordinator of women's backstrap loom weaving cooperative, Cristina Cumes