Down to Xjabelle - Grey Huipil Jacket with Bell Sleeves
Grey jacket with bell sleeves made of a traditional Guatemalan hand embroidered huipil and jaspe (ikat).
Designer: Isabella Springmühl for Down to Xjabelle
Production method: foot loom
Design: jaspe pattern
Place of origin: maya region K´iche'. Salcajá, Quetzaltenango
Hand made in Guatemala
The designer uses traditional Guatemalan textiles from different regions that already have a life behind them. As a result, the textiles can show small imperfections that give the piece its unique character.