Down to Xjabelle - Black & Red Cape
Black & 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´
Handmade 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.