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Doll Clothes:  Santa Catarina Palopo Guatemala  
Each piece is hand-made and unique. Colors and styles will be similar to those pictured, but not identical.


 

Santa Catarina Palopo Doll Huipils & Outfits - See below for some of the doll-sized huipils  (blouses) and outfits we have available from Santa Catarina Palopo  Guatemala.  Meet the artisans, Martina and Catarina, of these beautiful outfits. You may also want to check out our Child and Adult huipils from Santa Catarina Palopo.  
Item #  DC-T-SCP
    
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Red 3-piece Traje (Outfit)
for 18" Doll
$30.00

 


Red huipil for 18" Doll with brocaded designs
$18.00


Corte (Skirt) for 18" Doll
$12.00

 

 


Blue 3-piece Traje (Outfit) for 18" Doll
$30.00


 
Blue Huipil for 18" Doll

$18.00


Similar outfit shown on Waldorf Doll & Samantha

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1999 - The first delivery of Doll Huipils from Santa Catarina

 


Turquoise 3-piece Traje (Outfit) for 18" Doll
$30.00

 

Turquoise Huipil  for 18" Doll with
brocaded designs.
$18.00

Tzute (Carrying Cloth)
for 18" Doll
 


Waldorf doll carrying Maya Traditions 8" doll with a traditional tzute or carrying cloth

Purple 3-piece Traje (Outfit) for 18" Doll  


$30.00



Purple Huipil
$18.00

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Cinta Headpiece for
for 18" Doll
 

The Artisan's Story

1999

Martina and Catarina were two of the first weavers who I worked with to make traditional Mayan doll clothes. We worked together to figure out the size, and they came through with beautiful small huipils for 18" dolls.

santa caterina weavers.JPG (64660 bytes) The first delivery arrived in the traditional tzute or carrying cloth of Santa Catarina Palopo
2003

Making Santa Catarina Palopo Guatemala Doll Huipiles

Making the doll huipils takes many steps.  First the weaver prepares the warp for weaving and then weave the huipils.  Here Martina and Catarina carefully finish the neckhole and sew up the seams Making Santa Catarina Palopo Guatemala Doll Huipiles
 

By 2003 my doll Vanessa had made many friends and Catarina's daughter, Conception (right) had grown quite a bit from the first time I met her.

2013

Click on the picture to visit Santa Catarina Palopo

 Click on the picture on the right and Conception and her friend Candelaria will show you how to wrap the traditional Santa Catarina Hair Tie or Cinta
 


Josefina paddles a ____ or Mayan Canoe.

On the right Josephina and her friend, a Maya Traditions doll, dressed in a Terra Experience outfit sell their wares in a Guatemala market. santa caterian J & AM in market.JPG (77106 bytes)


Santa Catarina is the Patron Saint of Santa Catarina Palopo

 

We also have huipils and clothes for girls and women 
for sale

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Click on the items to see what is available

 



huipiles (blouses)

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tzutes
 (carrying clothes
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faja (belts)

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cortes
(skirt material)
 


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