Vintage Textile - Guatemalan Fabric


This stunning hand-woven textile comes from highlands of Guatemala where originally it was worn as skirt, or "Corte" by indigenous women, wrapped around the waist several times.

This fabric is perfect for upholstery projects, would make a great beach blanket or a throw, even a table cloth, bed cover or fabric for decorative pillows. Let your imagination run free!

A dark and moody jaspe vintage, with soft burgundy reds, it has a shimmery to the lines, and blue indigo striping. The indigo sections include the traditional jaspe dying technique. This fabric is thicker, with an almost denim-like feel to it; and is ideal for upholstery, or to use as a throw, picnic blanket, tablecloth, and more.


  • 44” L x 41” W inches (please note that this textile is attached on both ends to form a loop/continuous cylinder, but can be unstitched to the full length)
    • If you were to open the skirt/textile it would measure: 88" inches in Length and 41" inches wide 
    • Approx. 2.44 yards of textile
  • 100% Handwoven cotton. Machine washable on gentle, line dry recommended.

Due to the delicate nature of vintage items, subtle flaws are to be expected. This textile has some fraying which contributes to the vintage look.

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