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My trip to Chiapas Mexico - Textiles Chiapas

My trip to Chiapas Mexico - Textiles Chiapas

Mayan woman in the high country of Guatemala at her loom

Not Chiapas textiles - still Mayan influence on weaving cloth - Mayan woman in the high country of Guatemala at her loom

Fiber Arts of the Oaxacan South Coast - Oaxaca Mexico regions textiles

Zapotec Rugs Oaxaca Wool rugs and wall hangings displayed at the home and workshop of Bulmaro Perez in Teotitlan del Valle, Oaxaca Mexico. I would love some of them for my home, so I can feel you Mexico nearer to me!

Chiapas Mx Textiles

Museum of Traditional Textiles: Pictures Chiapas South Mexico

My trip to Chiaps Mexico - Chiapas textiles

My trip to Chiaps Mexico - Chiapas textiles

Chiapas textiles

Textiles of Chiapas – January 2011

For centuries Chiapas women have woven and brocaded gowns for the images of their gods, who are now identified with the Virgin and Catholic Saints. These sacred textiles, stored in the saints' coffers, are still the source of their art and a symbol of their Maya identity.

Among the Chiapas Maya, brocade is perceived not only as an art form, but also as a sacred duty ordained by the gods and perfected by the ancestors

Chiapas Textiles

Chiapas Maya culture and fabrics

Museo Textile De Oaxaca Exposition

Museo Textile De Oaxaca Exposition

Textile Art of Chiapas Maya

In the state of Chiapas in southwestern Mexico, Maya-speaking women weave intricate designs into their textiles by adding colored yarn into the warp and weft of their backstrap looms

Brown scarf handwoven by women artisans in Guatemalan weaving cooperative Trama Textiles #ethicalfashion #fairtrade #whomadeyourclothes

Brown Scarf Light Shawl handmade by Trama Textiles, a women´s weaving cooperative in Guatemala.

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