The original Ixchel shorts; corduroy (of course!) and cotton twill patches, hip and cargo pockets, in three colors, green, blue, and café, but you knew that too, and our concealed pocket. Drawstring plus elastic waist, cut long, so you might want to go a size smaller than usual for you.There is a size chart on the home page of the shorts collection.
We do change the tones of our dyed fabrics from year to year. The images on the menu are THE ACTUAL COLORS WE ARE SELLING THIS YEAR. We hope you like them. They will probably be a bit different again next year.
Also available in our Terrapin shorts (XTC-10) and our new Mayan Serpent shorts embroidered and appliqued, (CXC-10) and built as strong as we can make them, since you are going to tell us right away if they break....
4 sizes (M, L, XL, and XXL) and 3 colors (Blue, Green, and Cafe)
Our most popular patchwork pants style; our supple brushed corduroy and durable cotton twill patchwork with big cargo pockets. When the day warms up, it zips off below the knee to give you our Classic Cargo Patchwork Short.
The style that wrote the book on patchwork, in the same soft corduroy and durable cotton twill, in our dyed-in-house all new for 2018 color pallet, available in 5 sizes and three colors.
Our Classic Cargo Patchwork shorts with a Terrapin applique, lovingly embroidered with a hand woven ikat applique! The same classic style that took the lot by storm in the summer of '98, (we never stop upgrading, even our classic styles, they still have the same look that defined the patchwork style, but we find little ways of improving them) In our soft corduroy, dyed in house to match, and cotton twill, with a big cargo pocket and our Terrapin applique in the center.
In 3 colors and 4 sizes, Medium to XX Large. $60.00
We've re-done these in the same soft textured cotton with hand woven accents, in four new colors, now in five sizes, to try to fit everyone!
The festival sensation. Now available online!
Then we seek out the best Huipiles; native blouse material, each tiny pattern brocaded by hand on an ancient back-strap loom.
We carefully sort these bolts of textile art and then we cut and sew them into the kind of casual garments you wear today: like these hooded pullovers, with a comfortable cut and feel, pre-shrunk & softened, with all the touches you would expect, a big hood & pockets, drawstrings at the waist & hood, and a well-concealed stash pocket. In five sizes and a world of color choices.
Use the menu to see the choices for each size; each image is the exact garment we'll send you.- PLEASE DON'T SURF THE IMAGES; USE THE MENU FOR YOUR SIZE AND LOOK AT THE VARIANTS TO CHOOSE FROM- otherwise the shopping cart gets confused...
Our most popular backpack ever! A big day-pack; all in corduroy, heavily re-enforced with durable neoprene inner liners, to keep it feather-light, BIG cubic inch capacity; with all the right touches: organizer pocket inside, mesh media pocket on strap holds all smartphones snugly, ergonomic strap geometry, the best concealed pocket ever. 3 shades of corduroy in each bag, in three color choices: Blue, Green, Cafe; $60.00
We took our popular Terrapin embroidery and put it on these cargo shorts, in a soft summer weight cotton, dyed, softened and pre-shrunk to perfection. In two colors, Forest and Dark Smoke. The Dark Smoke option has a hand woven Ikat applique in the center. M, L, XL, & now in XXL. 6 Pockets plus our concealed pocket. Cut in a long, baggy pattern, like all our "X" collection pants and shorts.
NOW BACK IN STOCK ALL COLORS/SIZES!!
( the same short with a Lotus embroidery in two different colors)
Here is the same short in different colors with the Mayan Eagle embroidery)
This is the new long version of our #1 selling hand woven patchwork shorts w corduroy accents. We made a bigger color selection in 2018. We went to 5 sizes this time; small to XX Large, in the same softened and pre shrunk cotton Ikat.
NEW ORDER PROCESS FOR OUR HAND WOVEN APPAREL:
Each color and size is A UNIQUE PRODUCT; what you see on the image for each color/size is the actual product we will ship. Click on a color for your size, and choose the one you want. When they're sold, we'll put up new ones.
NOTE: Make sure you use the drop down menu to select your size and color variant- it's easier than just clicking on an image and seeing if it's your size.
$60.00Our classic cargo patchwork shorts embroidered with a Mayan serpent design. We found this design from a Mayan carved monument from the classic era (AD 300 to AD 780) in the ancient Mayan city of Palenque. We thought it looked perfect on our classic cargo patchwork shorts, and here it is, digitally rendered in the best embroidery yarn. In three colors, same as all our patchwork collection.
Here is one image of the embroidery detail, and one image for each color, these represent the actual colors we are carrying this year.
Our much-loved mushroom glass protectors come in three sizes. Made from hi-density poly foam, with hollow cap and stem,The cap zips to open the cap area which makes them all perfect for custom shaped glass pieces. Comes in corduroy and soft paisley printed peach-skin with satin lining. The smallest size also comes in tie dye.
7" -$14.50 fits 6" hand pieces 10"-$16.00 fits up to 9" long 12"-$18.00 fits up to 11.5" hammers or sidecars
A simple version of old school skater jams, just over the knee, in hand woven mercerized 100% cotton native Ikat. We are doing unique variants on this style; we'll do 2 of each color per size for starters. Every one is unique; if the one you like is already sold out; we'll put more up every day or so, but they will always be different. As always, if you want to see more options, send up an email and we'll send a file of options, but we hope you find what you want!
This is the Lotus embroidery version of our popular Garment Dyed Cargo Shorts, softened and pre-shrunk in two new colors, Brick and Dark Teal. 6 pockets, plus our concealed pocket, 3 color Lotus embroidery on the Cargo pocket. In M, L, XL, & XXL. Cut in a long and baggy pattern, like all our "X" collection shorts and pants.
$28.00Great for summer adventures, backpacking, Music Festivals, work or play! 7 pockets, big and small. Snaps on pockets, now with hook & loop waist closure. Fits 30" to 36" waist sizes.
$8.003-fold patchwork corduroy wallet with velcro closure. Currency pocket, zippered coin pocket, 4 card pockets. Available in Blue, Green, and Cafe.
$8.002-Fold patchwork corduroy wallet with Velcro closure. Currency pocket, zippered coin pocket, 3 card pockets. Available in Blue, Green, and Cafe.
Our Patchwork Skirt in 100% Hand Woven Cotton has been a big hit since we brought it out last summer, available in Small, Medium & Large. Sold in unique variants, each image for each size is the actual skirt we ship.
Our new addition for 2016 to our garment dyed cargo shorts. In the same light yet durable 100% cotton summer cloth, dyed, softened and pre shrunk, with our new Two Headed Eagle, a mythical creature from Mayan legend, often seen on the finest hand brocades. We took a beautiful rendition we found and digitized it with our computerized embroidery, with fine color fast embroidery yarn, to make Hi Tech Folk Art in the Ixchel tradition. In four sizes and two colors, a rich summer green and a medium grey. The variant images show the actual colors of the fabric and the embroidery we are carrying this year.
BACK IN STOCK IN ALL SIZES, in summer green and sky grey, for a limited time! M, L, XL, XXL $51
6" x 3" tube shaped glass pouch with drawstring , foam padding, and satin lining. Available in denim, paisley, native Ikat, Patchwork, and velvet, all in assorted earth colors. Fits spoons and small hammers up to 5.5"
Sold Out - $18.00
$60.00All hand woven native cotton Ikat in a full patchwork style. Our traditional loose cut style with elastic waistband and drawstring. The colors on the patchwork are bright and vibrant, as shown, now available as unique variants- pick the one you like.
Our big 17 1/2" x 11" x 7" deep Day Pack, in patchwork corduroy with a mushroom applique & embroidery. Smartphone sized mesh pocket on shoulder strap, two front pockets, large mesh bottle pocket, internal mesh pocket organizer with key chain, and a concealed pocket. Clear ID card window on the back. Available in Blue, Green, and Cafe patchwork.