Embroidered Top - San Antonio Palopo Huipil


This beautiful pre-loved Guatemalan Huipil is from the Maya village of San Antonio Palopó, located on Lake Atitlan, Guatemala. It was hand-woven on a backstrap loom, 100% handmade with striking multi-color background of  blue, purple, white and black stripes that are traditionally of this region.

This is a longer blouse, made with 3 panels, joined together by an embroidered "randa" design. It also features a beautiful hand embroidered design around the neck. It is made from 100% cotton. Handcrafted by Maria and her daughter, you are supporting their weaving techniques with this purchase! 

*Please review measurements below to ensure proper fit. All sales are final. 

Measurements on flat surface: 
  • Sizes are a "fits like" guide and not a standard measurement
  • This Huipil will fit a Small to Medium frame - this top runs wide and long 
  • Bust (armpit to armpit): 23” inches wide
  • Length: 29” inches long
  • This Huipil is closed at the sides
  • Condition: New
  • This Huipil was personally purchased by Angelica, founder of Tesoros Maya. This Huipil was ethically sourced and the artisan was paid fair price.

  • Not suitable for machine dryers, dry on a flat surface
  • To ensure this blouse has a long life, we recommend washing it by hand or on a delicate spin cycle only
  • This traditional blouse was 100% handmade from beginning to end; therefore, naturally, there will be some imperfections