Down to Xjabelle - Black & Red Cape
Black and red cape with black broche made of upcycled Guatemalan corte (traditional Mayan skirt) with metallic thread details.
Designer: Isabella Springmühl for Down to Xjabelle
Materials: cotton & metallic thread
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.