Down to Xjabelle - Colotenango Jacket with Black Tassels
Jacket made of a hand made Colotenango huipil from Guatemala
Designer: Isabella Springmuhl for Down to Xjabelle
Materials: cotton & glossy cotton thread (tassels)
Production method: waist loom
Place of origin: Maya region Mam
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.