Down to Xjabelle - Cape
Green and blue cape made of jaspe (ikat), traditional fabric used as a skirt by the mayan women in Guatemala
Designer: Isabella Springmühl for Down to Xjabelle
Production method: foot loom
Design: jaspe pattern
Place of origin: maya region k´iche´
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.