These women were serving mezcal to guests at an upscale wedding at the church of Santo Domingo in Oaxaca, Mexico. They are wearing the magnificent outfits worn by the Zapotec women from the Isthmus of Tehuantepec.
Oaxaca Blouse Mexico This photo shows the back of an embroidered blouse made in Santiago Yaitepec, a Chatino community in Oaxaca's Sierra Sur region. This white and beige blouse was made specially for a textile exhibition at the Vista Hermosa art center. San Agustin Etla, Oaxaca. ~Oaxaca Blouse Mexico | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
Mixtec Gourd Mexico This incised tree gourd comes from the Mixtec speaking region on the Pacific coast of Oaxaca (probably from Pinotepa de Don Luis). A dark pigment was rubbed on the surface of the gourd before the designs were incised