"What is modern cannot exist without a past rooted in a deep cultural history." So says, Renata Solis, founder of Z U L I A & H U I P A.
It is believed that "Itza" derives from the Maya itz, meaning "magic", meaning "water;" Itza means: "Water Magicians". haciendachichen.com
Canoe adopts a half-moon form which highlights the juxtaposing curves of its design. Details such as a curved strap with handwoven leather on it. Hand stitching in natural cotton details. two hidden magnets on top for closure.
Zulia & Huipa is a brand of handcrafted accessories made by the Maya community, that fuses ancient textile techniques with contemporary designs. They work closely with small cooperatives and women’s weaving groups.