Measurements: 140x140 cm
- Beige with multicolored floral embroidery.
- Black with multicolored floral embroidery
The quality of this manila shawl is evident to the eye. The intricate acu pictae embroidery which achieves an effect very similar to water color painting with detailed petals on each flower, with a graduated color from white too burgundy. If’s fullness and density of the tassels sets it apart from other shawls.
Natural silk flamenco shawl. Special Hand-stitched embroidery and tassels.
Wild silk shawl with rich and elegant embroidery hand-stitched by Bordados Foronda, the oldest makers of flamenco shawls in Seville. From 1923 Foronda
hand embroiders artistic mantones, mantillas, madroñeras, echarpes…
NB: The article pictured is by way of an example, the colors and patterns of the embroidery may vary.
The "Manila" shawl is one of the most attractive elements of the flamenco costume. Currently, its origin (Manila, capital of the Philippines, former Spanish colony) is connected in name only. Spanish culture has taken the shawl as its own and has linked it to flamenco.