PONCHO IN WHITE & INDIGO BLUE
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This jorongo or full length Mexican poncho is made in the municipality of Santo Tomas Ocotepec in Oaxaca. The hand spun sheep wool becomes a textile through the use of the back strap loom, an ancient portable tool that embraces the weaver's waist. The colours are natural white and indigo ( Indigofera tinctoria ) obtained from a plant that produces a deep blue dye valued as one of Mexico's sacred colours. This piece is entirely handmade.
One size. Dry clean only.