Joyabaj Fringe Shrug
Our vintage shrugs are the ideal statement piece for the wild heart and gypsy spirit in you! This pretty geo fringe shrug is traditionally woven on a back-strap loom by female artisans in the Maya Village of Joyabaj, Guatemala. Worn by a Maya women, this piece is “pre-loved” and carries a long history that makes it incredibly unique.
Stand out at your next creative industry event, music festival, or rock it with skinny jeans for a memorable date-night look. Fun to wear, it will quickly become a favorite in your wardrobe. As seen on Asos.
Every Hiptipico shrug is handmade by Maya artisans which produces one-of-a-kind variations. This makes them uniquely charming and distinct from factory-made clothing.
Give Back: Your purchase provides a dignified job opportunity to female artisans in rural Guatemala, aiding in their quest to escape poverty.
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Origin: Chichicastenango, Quiché
Ethnicity: Maya K'iche'
Originally from the culturally rich village of Chichicastenango, Lydia grew up surrounded by textiles and embroideries. As a young girl she frollicked amongst patterns and colors as her mother sold used traditional clothing at the local market. Her family has sourced traditional Mayan textiles for years and Lydia proudly maintains her culture by continuing in the family business. She graciously wears her native garb, speaks the indigenous language K'iche' and is passing all her cultural knowledge down to her children.