Women in Oaxaca, Mexico, wearing beautifully patterned huipiles. A huipil (from the Nahuatl uipilli, meaning "blouse"`- "dress") is a form of Maya textile and tunic or blouse worn by indigenous Mayan, Zapotec, and other women in central to southern Mexico, Guatemalam, Belize, El Salvador, western Honduras, and northern part of Central America
La Tehuana Oaxaca This is a photo of an old photograph displayed in the post office in the city of Oaxaca, Mexico. It shows a woman (a model most likely) wearing a huipil and skirt . She also wears the magnificent headdress which is actually the lace hem of a child's dress.