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Chiapas Waist Loom Mexican Shawl

This beautiful shawl is embroidered by women in San Andres Chiapas.

This elegant, sophisticated mexican style shawl is perfect for a night out or a afternoon stroll through the park. It is fashionable and elegant and will keep you warm. soft to the touch, wear it wrapped over a jacket for a trendy winter look. Makes a great gift for any women.

All handmade by women in the communities. Its people belong to an ethnic group that is culturally and linguistically Tzotzil, while forming a part of Mayan culture. The traditional costume for women consists of a white blouse made of woven wool with reddish and purple embroidery, and a dark blue skirt fitted around the waist with a red band. The design of this piece is made from start to finish in waist loom.