Each apron is custom made in Oaxaca, Mexico. The female artisans of Oaxaca specialize in one-of-a-kind hand embroidered aprons as it makes up part of their daily attire. These aprons button and tie in the back, for a beautiful fitted look.
Most villages surrounding the city of Oaxaca, and an apron is more than a utilitarian article of clothing used while cooking. It’s a statement of identity, style, and social class. You can identify which village a woman is from by the style of apron she wears.
Many aprons are embroidered with flowers, plants, fruits, and sometimes animal figures.
Please note, there will be slight imperfections like ink markings that make each apron super unique. This listing is for size 42, Extra Large.