Cutch Traditional Purple Embroidered Huipil Dress
Dyed with Cutch
Cutch is a tannin rich dye that comes from the heart wood of the Acacia Catechu tree. Easily modified to obtain colors that can range from dusty pinks and clays to deep browns, Cutch is perhaps our most used dye material and holds a special place in our heart.
Condition: excellent vintage condition
Best Fit: small
Chest: 17 1/2" flat
Care Instructions: Due to the nature of plant dyes, color may fade over time. In many cases, the fades and color shifts adds to the beauty and history of these garments. Please wash on cold with similar colors. For garments dyed with indigo, wash separately the first two wash cycles as indigo may bleed more than other plant dyes. Lay garments flat to dry, and do not lay in direct sun. PH neutral detergent is best, we recommend 7th generation as both a detergent and fabric softener.
All Rooted Botanics pieces are hand dyed, vintage, & pre-loved. As such, there may be some variation in color throughout, making each piece unique and beautiful in it's own way. Any major spotting or garment defects will be noted or photographed.
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