The Salvia Huipil Dress - Santa Lupita
This traditional mexican huipil (tunica/kaftan) dress is 100% delicately handwoven with a traditional backstop loom by cotton. It has oversize loose cut with waist cords ideal to adapt size and shape, and features short sleeves, sides pockets and stripes all over it; it’s comfortable, ultra soft and fresh cotton texture, ideal for the hot summer holiday season. It’s designed and homemade by master artisans in Mexico and inspired by traditional patterns and weaving techniques. Style it with sandals and a straw bag to create a fresh summer outfit.
SANTA LUPITA is a Germany-based company. The entire design and production takes place in Mexico and all inputs are sourced there. The brand’s goal is to help local artisans develop their one-of-a-kind handcraft by sharing with customers all over the world this unique and century-old tradition. Therefore, every single item by SANTA LUPITA is a colourful expression of Mexico ́s rich cultural heritage. The result is high quality handcrafted Folk fashion and home accessories with a traditional yet modern identity.
Composition: 100% cotton
Color: mint with stripes in white, coral, dry leaves green and graphit (blue violet)
Product care: Hand wash recommended // Washing machine up to 40°, genie cycle // Wash with similar colors only // Maximum shrinkage: 5% // No tumble dry // Low iron heat // Dry cleaning
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Since the fabric of this dress is fully dyed with natural colours and no chemical adhesives have been used, its colour might slightly fade during the first two to three wash cycles. Please wash the dress separately during this period of time with neutral soap and cold water. After washing we advise you not to hang the dress to dry under the direct sunlight.
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