Mexican Folkloric and Embroidered Clothing

By · Thursday, May 6th, 2010

Mexican Clothing

There is a great selection of Mexican Folkloric and Embroidered Clothing on eBay right now. Many tempting choices.




Ethnic Mexican Loomed Jacket Coat for Toddler Baby Boy Size 1T or 2T
Ethnic Mexican Loomed Jacket Coat for Toddler Baby Boy Size 1T or 2T
$35.00
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Mexican Bolero Style Custom Made Womens Jacket
Mexican Bolero Style Custom Made Womens Jacket
$24.00
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VINTAGE MEXICAN PONCHO
VINTAGE MEXICAN PONCHO
$24.99
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New HAND MADE MEXICAN TRADITIONAL DREE ONE SIZE
New HAND MADE MEXICAN TRADITIONAL DREE ONE SIZE
$39.99
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Mexican dress
Mexican dress
$9.00
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Mexican Loteria Cards on a black lace print  Day of the Dead Purse Tote
Mexican Loteria Cards on a black lace print Day of the Dead Purse Tote
$35.00
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Handmade Mexican Chihuahua print Purse Tote Bag
Handmade Mexican Chihuahua print Purse Tote Bag
$35.00
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Authentic Mexican Poncho Reversible Cobija Blanket Soft Warm One Size Fits Most
Authentic Mexican Poncho Reversible Cobija Blanket Soft Warm One Size Fits Most
$37.00
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WOW VTG 50s MEXICAN GUERRERO COLLECTIBLE NOVELTY PRInt PINuP SKIRT
WOW VTG 50s MEXICAN GUERRERO COLLECTIBLE NOVELTY PRInt PINuP SKIRT
$325.00
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Mexican hand embroidered pink green Flower Traditional Dress from Veracruz
Mexican hand embroidered pink green Flower Traditional Dress from Veracruz
$45.00
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Mexican Black Charro Western Mariachi ShirtCamisa Charra y De Mariachi Mexicana
Mexican Black Charro Western Mariachi ShirtCamisa Charra y De Mariachi Mexicana
$39.95
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Glass Bead Bag Phone Camera Pouch Necklace Hispanic Mexican Native American
Glass Bead Bag Phone Camera Pouch Necklace Hispanic Mexican Native American
$8.99
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Orange and Blue Beaded Bag Phone Camera Pouch Necklace Hispanic Mexican American
Orange and Blue Beaded Bag Phone Camera Pouch Necklace Hispanic Mexican American
$0.99
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Mexican Embroidered Egyptian Made Boho Style 3 4 Sleeve Shear Floral Tunic0078
Mexican Embroidered Egyptian Made Boho Style 3 4 Sleeve Shear Floral Tunic0078
$14.00
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Unisex Mexican SERAPE blanked PONCHO green black white 1 sz 26 x 38
Unisex Mexican SERAPE blanked PONCHO green black white 1 sz 26 x 38
$29.74
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Unisex ladies Mexican SERAPE blanked PONCHO multi color NEW 1 sz 22 x 37
Unisex ladies Mexican SERAPE blanked PONCHO multi color NEW 1 sz 22 x 37
$32.29
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Mens 100 Cotton Baseball Cap in Green White and Red with MEXICAN FLAG LOGO
Mens 100 Cotton Baseball Cap in Green White and Red with MEXICAN FLAG LOGO
$9.99
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Ballet Folklorico Mexican Dance dress from the state of Nuevo Leon
Ballet Folklorico Mexican Dance dress from the state of Nuevo Leon
$35.00
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Embroidered Oaxaca Mexican Folk Dress Hippie Boho
Embroidered Oaxaca Mexican Folk Dress Hippie Boho
$10.00
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Assorted Colors Hippie Vintage Style Mexican Tunic Blouse Telar Hand loom L XL
Assorted Colors Hippie Vintage Style Mexican Tunic Blouse Telar Hand loom L XL
$22.99
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Ethnic Women Mexican Boho Size M Cap Sleeve Casual Cotton Knee Length and Shift
Ethnic Women Mexican Boho Size M Cap Sleeve Casual Cotton Knee Length and Shift
$25.00
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XXL BAJA SHIRT HIPPY JACKET BOHO HOODIE MEXICAN SWEATSHIRT LONG SLEEVE PULLOVER
XXL BAJA SHIRT HIPPY JACKET BOHO HOODIE MEXICAN SWEATSHIRT LONG SLEEVE PULLOVER
$9.99
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FREE SHIPPING Ladies Mexican Indian Hidalgo Dress Costume
FREE SHIPPING Ladies Mexican Indian Hidalgo Dress Costume
$53.00 (7 Bids)
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MUSTARD YELLOW HAND EMBROIDERED MEXICAN HIPPIE BOHO DRESS SIZE S M
MUSTARD YELLOW HAND EMBROIDERED MEXICAN HIPPIE BOHO DRESS SIZE S M
$0.99 (1 Bid)
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TURQUIISE BLUE HAND EMBROIDERED MEXICAN HIPPIE BOHO DRESS SIZE SMALL MEDIUM
TURQUIISE BLUE HAND EMBROIDERED MEXICAN HIPPIE BOHO DRESS SIZE SMALL MEDIUM
$0.99
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Girls size 3 4 Blue Mexican Peasant Skirt with White Ruffled Top Costume
Girls size 3 4 Blue Mexican Peasant Skirt with White Ruffled Top Costume
$12.99
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Authentic Mexican China Pablano Skirt and Top
Authentic Mexican China Pablano Skirt and Top
$149.99
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24 x 17 Vintage Black and Gold Velvet Mexican Mariachi Sombrero
24 x 17 Vintage Black and Gold Velvet Mexican Mariachi Sombrero
$35.00
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Oaxaca Mexican Dress Sm Med
Oaxaca Mexican Dress Sm Med
$19.99 (1 Bid)
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Girls Mexican traditional dress Size 2 3 Toddler  Ivory Handmade Linen
Girls Mexican traditional dress Size 2 3 Toddler Ivory Handmade Linen
$19.99
Time Remaining: 1d 6h 13m

Vintage 70s Mexican Embroidered Turquoise Beige Dress Amuzgo Ometepec Guerrero
Vintage 70s Mexican Embroidered Turquoise Beige Dress Amuzgo Ometepec Guerrero
$95.00
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NEW 100 HANDMADE MEXICAN ETNICAL 100COTTON WOMEN MEN COLOR WHITE ONE SIZE
NEW 100 HANDMADE MEXICAN ETNICAL 100COTTON WOMEN MEN COLOR WHITE ONE SIZE
$49.00
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Vintage Pigalle Sombrero Authentic Mexican Hat Purple Velvet Sequins Mariachi
Vintage Pigalle Sombrero Authentic Mexican Hat Purple Velvet Sequins Mariachi
$24.99
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Authentic Mexican Dress Fusha With Multi Colored Floral Stitching NWOT
Authentic Mexican Dress Fusha With Multi Colored Floral Stitching NWOT
$23.20 (1 Bid)
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Ladies size med Cotton Mexican Dress great condition beautiful
Ladies size med Cotton Mexican Dress great condition beautiful
$14.99
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MEXICAN GUAYABERA ROYAL BLUE FOR WEDDINGFIESTA MEXICANA5 DE MAYO FROM YUCATAN
MEXICAN GUAYABERA ROYAL BLUE FOR WEDDINGFIESTA MEXICANA5 DE MAYO FROM YUCATAN
$34.95
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Mexican Straw Basket and fans Handmade for Women
Mexican Straw Basket and fans Handmade for Women
$25.00
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MEXICAN GUAYABERA WHITE FOR WEDDING FIESTA MEXICANA 5 DE MAYO FROM YUCATAN MEX
MEXICAN GUAYABERA WHITE FOR WEDDING FIESTA MEXICANA 5 DE MAYO FROM YUCATAN MEX
$29.95
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MEXICAN GUAYABERA IVORY FOR WEDDING FIESTA MEXICANA 5 DE MAYO FROM YUCATAN MEX
MEXICAN GUAYABERA IVORY FOR WEDDING FIESTA MEXICANA 5 DE MAYO FROM YUCATAN MEX
$29.95
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Vintage 70s Mexican Embroidered Cotton Dress Peachy Pink Oaxaca L XL 14 16
Vintage 70s Mexican Embroidered Cotton Dress Peachy Pink Oaxaca L XL 14 16
$69.00
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MEXICAN KIDS GUAYABERA SIZE81012141618 FOR WEDDINGFIESTAMEXICANA5DE MAYO
MEXICAN KIDS GUAYABERA SIZE81012141618 FOR WEDDINGFIESTAMEXICANA5DE MAYO
$24.95
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Mexican blouse 100 cotton SZ L Colorful embroidery WHITE Peasant
Mexican blouse 100 cotton SZ L Colorful embroidery WHITE Peasant
$24.99
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Mexican Huipil Blouse Beige Gauze Loomed Fringed Boho Peasant Medium 12 14
Mexican Huipil Blouse Beige Gauze Loomed Fringed Boho Peasant Medium 12 14
$45.00
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Mexican Embroidered Blouse
Mexican Embroidered Blouse
$24.99
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MEXICAN GUAYABERA TURQUOISE FOR WEDDING FIESTA MEXICANA 5 DE MAYO FROM MEXICO
MEXICAN GUAYABERA TURQUOISE FOR WEDDING FIESTA MEXICANA 5 DE MAYO FROM MEXICO
$34.95
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MEXICAN GUAYABERA BROWN FOR WEDDINGFIESTA MEXICANA5 DE MAYO FROM YUCATAN MEXIC
MEXICAN GUAYABERA BROWN FOR WEDDINGFIESTA MEXICANA5 DE MAYO FROM YUCATAN MEXIC
$29.95
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MEXICAN GUAYABERA 100COTTON FOR WEDDINGFIESTA MEXICANA5 DE MAYO FROM YUCATAN
MEXICAN GUAYABERA 100COTTON FOR WEDDINGFIESTA MEXICANA5 DE MAYO FROM YUCATAN
$49.95
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Nice Old Mexican Poncho early 20th century
Nice Old Mexican Poncho early 20th century
$100.00
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Pigalle Authentic Mexican Sombrero Mexican Mariachi Black Velvet Gold Charro Hat
Pigalle Authentic Mexican Sombrero Mexican Mariachi Black Velvet Gold Charro Hat
$19.95
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Charlotte russe Embroided mexican top sz s multi color short sleeve casual
Charlotte russe Embroided mexican top sz s multi color short sleeve casual
$6.99
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Traditional Mexican Skirt from Chiapas Size 2 CLEARANCE
Traditional Mexican Skirt from Chiapas Size 2 CLEARANCE
$25.00
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WOMENS FRIDA STYLE MEXICAN COAT
WOMENS FRIDA STYLE MEXICAN COAT
$20.00
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Handmade Mexican Embroidered Black Tunic Blouse 100  Cotton from Chiapas
Handmade Mexican Embroidered Black Tunic Blouse 100 Cotton from Chiapas
$49.99
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MEXICAN AZTEC STYLE PONCHO GREEN THEME PARTY COSTUME MADE IN MEXICO OUTFIT
MEXICAN AZTEC STYLE PONCHO GREEN THEME PARTY COSTUME MADE IN MEXICO OUTFIT
$30.00
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Mexican Folklorico Practice Set Doble Vuelo Skirt Top  Headpiece
Mexican Folklorico Practice Set Doble Vuelo Skirt Top Headpiece
$49.00
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Mexican Gauze Blouse Black Boho Peasant Gypsy One Size Medium Large
Mexican Gauze Blouse Black Boho Peasant Gypsy One Size Medium Large
$42.00
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Authentic handmade hand embroidered mexican black green dress medium
Authentic handmade hand embroidered mexican black green dress medium
$60.00
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Mexican Folklorico Fiesta Flowing Dance Dress Jalisco Style Red Girl 3T 4T
Mexican Folklorico Fiesta Flowing Dance Dress Jalisco Style Red Girl 3T 4T
$64.00
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Vtg Hand Embroidered Mexican Dress S M Bright Pink Hand Made Embroidery Mexico
Vtg Hand Embroidered Mexican Dress S M Bright Pink Hand Made Embroidery Mexico
$24.95
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Vintage Pigalle Sombrero Authentic Mexican Hat Purple Velvet Sequins Mariachi
Vintage Pigalle Sombrero Authentic Mexican Hat Purple Velvet Sequins Mariachi
$78.75
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Mexican Embroidered Floral Oaxacan Tent Boho Hippie Hupil Dress
Mexican Embroidered Floral Oaxacan Tent Boho Hippie Hupil Dress
$9.90
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Mexican Embroidered Floral Oaxacan Tent Boho Hippie Hupil Dress
Mexican Embroidered Floral Oaxacan Tent Boho Hippie Hupil Dress
$9.90
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Mexican Embroidered Floral Oaxacan Tent Boho Hippie Hupil Dress
Mexican Embroidered Floral Oaxacan Tent Boho Hippie Hupil Dress
$14.90
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VINTAGE 100 LEATHER MEXICAN SERAPI PONCHO MADE IN MEXICO BY VAN DYCK
VINTAGE 100 LEATHER MEXICAN SERAPI PONCHO MADE IN MEXICO BY VAN DYCK
$89.99
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White Mexican Blouse Blue Aqua Green Hand Embroidery L
White Mexican Blouse Blue Aqua Green Hand Embroidery L
$10.00
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Mexican dress 100 cotton COLOR tan SIZE MEDIUM Colorful embroidered flowers
Mexican dress 100 cotton COLOR tan SIZE MEDIUM Colorful embroidered flowers
$32.99
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Selene Hat 19 Red White Silver Mexican Sombrero
Selene Hat 19 Red White Silver Mexican Sombrero
$49.20
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Mexican blouse 100 cotton WHITE COLORFUL EMBROIDERY SIZE LARGE
Mexican blouse 100 cotton WHITE COLORFUL EMBROIDERY SIZE LARGE
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Fabric from Mexican Fiesta Dress Pink Multi Color Floral Embroidery Lace
Fabric from Mexican Fiesta Dress Pink Multi Color Floral Embroidery Lace
$4.00
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Classic One of a Kind Hand made Hand Embroidered Mexican Blouse Medium
Classic One of a Kind Hand made Hand Embroidered Mexican Blouse Medium
$19.79
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Classic One of a Kind Hand made Hand Embroidered Mexican Blouse Medium
Classic One of a Kind Hand made Hand Embroidered Mexican Blouse Medium
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Classic One of a Kind Hand made Hand Embroidered Mexican Blouse Medium
Classic One of a Kind Hand made Hand Embroidered Mexican Blouse Medium
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Hippie Backpack Woven Mexican Blue Boho Gear Bag Navaho Tapestry Tote Purse MINT
Hippie Backpack Woven Mexican Blue Boho Gear Bag Navaho Tapestry Tote Purse MINT
$19.95
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VTG PEASANT TOP JACKET MEXICAN GUATEMALAN EMBROIDERED COTTON BOHO FESTIVAL HIPPY
VTG PEASANT TOP JACKET MEXICAN GUATEMALAN EMBROIDERED COTTON BOHO FESTIVAL HIPPY
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HAND EMBROIDEREDHAND MADE MEXICAN PEASANT BOHO TOP BLOUSE FROM OAXACA NEW
HAND EMBROIDEREDHAND MADE MEXICAN PEASANT BOHO TOP BLOUSE FROM OAXACA NEW
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PIGALLE Sombrero Red Velvet Mexican Mexico Hat Fiesta Cinco de Mayo Vintage
PIGALLE Sombrero Red Velvet Mexican Mexico Hat Fiesta Cinco de Mayo Vintage
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Mexican blouse 100 cotton COLORFUL Embroidery LARGE WHITE BRAND NEW
Mexican blouse 100 cotton COLORFUL Embroidery LARGE WHITE BRAND NEW
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Mexican blouse 100 cotton COLORFUL Embroidery LARGE WHITE New
Mexican blouse 100 cotton COLORFUL Embroidery LARGE WHITE New
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Mexican blouse 100 cotton Size L WHITE COLORFUL EMBROIDERY
Mexican blouse 100 cotton Size L WHITE COLORFUL EMBROIDERY
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Mexican blouse 100 cotton COLORFUL Embroidery LARGE white New
Mexican blouse 100 cotton COLORFUL Embroidery LARGE white New
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Mexican blouse 100 cotton COLORFUL Embroidery LARGE WHITE BRAND NEW
Mexican blouse 100 cotton COLORFUL Embroidery LARGE WHITE BRAND NEW
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Mexican blouse 100 cotton Beautiful color Embroidery LARGE WHITE
Mexican blouse 100 cotton Beautiful color Embroidery LARGE WHITE
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Mexican blouse 100 cotton Sz L WHITE COLORFUL EMBROIDERY
Mexican blouse 100 cotton Sz L WHITE COLORFUL EMBROIDERY
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Mexican blouse 100 cotton WHITE COLORFUL EMBROIDERY SIZE LARGE
Mexican blouse 100 cotton WHITE COLORFUL EMBROIDERY SIZE LARGE
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Mexican blouse 100 cotton COLORFUL Embroidery LARGE brand new
Mexican blouse 100 cotton COLORFUL Embroidery LARGE brand new
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Mexican Sombrero Salazar Yepez Hat Pink Silver Child Girl Ethnic
Mexican Sombrero Salazar Yepez Hat Pink Silver Child Girl Ethnic
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Oaxaca Mexican Huipil Blouse Embroidered White Gauze Boho Peasant Medium Large
Oaxaca Mexican Huipil Blouse Embroidered White Gauze Boho Peasant Medium Large
$55.00
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Vintage Red Embroidered Mexican House Dress Cotton
Vintage Red Embroidered Mexican House Dress Cotton
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Vintage Pigalle Sombrero Authentic Mexican Hat Purple Velvet Sequins Mariachi
Vintage Pigalle Sombrero Authentic Mexican Hat Purple Velvet Sequins Mariachi
$78.75
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Mexican Halter Dress Tie Neck Oaxaca Fringe Yellow Turquoise Medium Large 12 14
Mexican Halter Dress Tie Neck Oaxaca Fringe Yellow Turquoise Medium Large 12 14
$48.00
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Jalapa de Diaz Oaxaca Mexican Huipil Blouse Embroidered Black Gauze Boho M L
Jalapa de Diaz Oaxaca Mexican Huipil Blouse Embroidered Black Gauze Boho M L
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Vintage 70s Mexican Embroidered Muslin Cotton White Halter Dress Small 4 6
Vintage 70s Mexican Embroidered Muslin Cotton White Halter Dress Small 4 6
$58.00
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VINTAGE MEXICAN PONCHO CHILDS COLORFUL REVERSIBLE AUTHENTIC 1950S
VINTAGE MEXICAN PONCHO CHILDS COLORFUL REVERSIBLE AUTHENTIC 1950S
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Oaxaca Mexican Huipil Blouse Hand Embroidered Boho Peasant Small Size 4 6 8
Oaxaca Mexican Huipil Blouse Hand Embroidered Boho Peasant Small Size 4 6 8
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Chocolate Brown Hand embroidered Mayan Indians Chiapas Mexican Blouse Frida
Chocolate Brown Hand embroidered Mayan Indians Chiapas Mexican Blouse Frida
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Guerrero Mexican Amuzgo Huipil Blouse Embroidered Tie Sleeve Peasant Large
Guerrero Mexican Amuzgo Huipil Blouse Embroidered Tie Sleeve Peasant Large
$49.00
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Mexican Charro for Women Great for Halloween
Mexican Charro for Women Great for Halloween
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Mexican Charro Mariachi Black Bow Tie For Kids Moo Charro y Mariachi De Nio
Mexican Charro Mariachi Black Bow Tie For Kids Moo Charro y Mariachi De Nio
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Mexican Peasant Blouse Shirt Top Size MEDIUM Mexican Peasant Blouse Shirt Top Size MEDIUM

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La Leela Multicolor Hand Embroidered Kurta Beach Swim,ONE SIZE FITS MOST La Leela Multicolor Hand Embroidered Kurta Beach Swim,ONE SIZE FITS MOST

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Acapulco – Shopping for Folk Art, Crafts and Souvenirs – Where to Go

When you come to Acapulco you can appreciate how easy it is to find quality folk art as well as enjoyable gifts and souvenirs. This article tells you where in Acapulco you can go for souvenir and folk art shopping. A related article provides general information and tips and a third one discusses Mexican silver.

Cruise Ship Passengers. If you arrive by cruise ship, your time will be more limited, and you will probably want to stay in the part of town where the ship has docked. (If you have all day, however, do not be afraid to grab a taxi and explore the whole bay!) The few stores in the terminal itself are good choices. They are reliable, and though their prices are not the lowest in town, they are safe and convenient. The clerks speak English and French as well as Spanish, and the selection is always very good. If you walk to Fort San Diego nearby, that gift shop also has books, art prints and some genuine crafts. Around the central square, the Zócalo, just a few blocks away, you can find many other shops, too, though they tend more towards souvenirs than folk art and crafts. About a 10 minute walk beyond the Zócalo you will find the Mercado de Artesanias Parazal (also called “Tepito”), where you will find an overwhelming collection of booths and tables of all sorts, selling just about everything imaginable. You will be in Acapulco’s oldest shopping neighborhood, and you will pass lots of other stores on your way to and from. On the way back you can look for a couple more folk art shops in the two blocks immediately east of the Zócalo, on the Costera Alemán.

Acapulco Vacationers. If you will be in town for a while, you should plan to hit a few different places, mainly up and down the Costera Alemán. Technically, an open-air, souvenir market is a “Mercado de Artesanias,” but locals call it a “tianguis.” Some have more art than junk, others more junk than art, and all of them have lots of things to eat as well. In addition to the Mercado de Artesanías Parazal, mentioned above, there are smaller versions on Caletilla Beach (down at the western end of the Costera), across from Tamarindos Beach (called Noa Noa, near Hornos), across from Parque Papagayo, and across from the Crowne Plaza hotel in the “Golden Zone.” At the Diana traffic circle, the Mercado de Artesanías Diana covers a large area, and offers an especially rich selection of folk art, including blouses and skirts. Scattered along the Costera from one end to the other are small areas in which street vendors have spread out their merchandise. They are not as permanent (or semi-permanent) as the tiaguis, but they also have good selection and value. The indigenous vendors are usually the women, almost always dressed in colorful, shirt waist dresses with puffy sleeves and accordion-creased skirts, covered with a pinafore apron in a contrasting color and pattern. For most, Spanish is their second language, and a good proportion of them may speak it at least as well as you do. Gestures work fine.

For gifts and decorative items in a higher-quality range, several stores have become very popular with the tourists. In Costa Azul, around on the east side of the bay, you will find the “Casa de Cultura” (about a half-block past the CiCi Water Park on the same side of the street). Here the city government operates a cultural center that also supports sales by local artists of their own works. Ceramics, pottery, jewelry, painted items, all sorts of artisan handiwork is on sale here, and the prices are usually very reasonable. Sometimes the craftsmen will set up a demonstration for passers-by to show how they create their art. Artesanías Finas de Acapulco (locally known as Afa-Aca) is a large store with a large inventory of works from all over Mexico. You can even buy a complete mariachi outfit if you want. Furniture, paintings, sculptures, jewelry, and hand-embroidered clothes and tablecloths are on sale here. Many consider this to be the top store of its kind in Acapulco and perhaps in all of Mexico. It is found on the corner of Horatio Nelson and the Costera in Costa Azul or downtown near the corner of the Costera with Juan Escudero (two blocks east of the Zócalo). In the Plaza Bahía center you will find Alebrijes & Caracoles, which has an inventory of fun items for the kids as well as decorative items for home and garden.

For the adventurous, there are a few “serious” marketplaces in town, where the chefs go in the early morning to buy for their restaurants, and where the locals go to buy everything for their home. The prices are better than in the supermarkets and fancier stores, but the conditions are a good bit more primitive. The Central Market (at Cine Rio) and the Mercado Del Campesino (in Progreso) are the two prime examples. Some folk art and souvenirs can be found there, but your main motive for going would be just to have a look at how the non-touristic sector of the city really works.

About the Author

Bernal Castillo writes for RealAcapulco.com, the most complete and reliable source of information about Acapulco, in English and in Spanish. To reach him, go to Acapulco and navigate to the contact page.

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