Chapinita, Kinkabe hand made shoe
Handmade shoes from Guatemala, made with local handmade fabrics, interior of the shoe is micro embroidered suede, rubber sole
This footwear is handmade in Guatemala by local artisans, using only the best materials in the area.
The fabrics used by Kinkabe are 100% cotton harvested in the West of the country; Once the spinning and dye process have been completed, the fabric is woven in artisanal looms, all these is by hand. To weave a 100 yard roll takes about 60 days. Due to the technologic and industrial developments, the artisans consider that the artisanal weaving and dyeing process might desapear in 50 years.
The fabric don't fade or shrink; In the inside of the footwear has a embroidered micro suede lining in order to ensure comfort and durability, in addition, it does not get warm nor release any odor.
Hand made shoe from Guatemala, made with local fabrics