Huipil and fustán for Women from San José Oriente, Yucatán, 2017

China poblana

Made by Mileydi May May

Ethnic group: Yucatec Maya

Huipil, 2017

White Mayan silk huipil hand-embroidered flowers in cross stitch with multi-colored thread at
the neck and hem. A machine-sewn piece of Korean fabric separates the bodice from the


Poplin fustán, with an industrial lace trim of synthetic thread.

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mom as china poblana.jpg