Question by  gaa785 (13)

What are the traditional Mexican clothes?

I need a costume for an international festival.


Answer by  SallyJ64 (3121)

Women would wear very full skirts with bright colors and lots of embroidery. The tops would be more fitted and the skirts more flowing.


Answer by  Esme (535)

Mexican folklore dress consists of rebozo that is a scarf, Puebla blouse and skirts that are rectangular in shape and they wear sombrero that is hat with a brim.


Answer by  KAS (393)

Traditional Mexican clothing is very colorful. The fabrics are usually made of cotton, and fibers such as bark and agave are used. A common garment is a Huipil which is a sleeveless tunic. Another popular garment is the quechquemitil, that resembles a cape.


Answer by  rbiales (3441)

Mexican aboriginals are Native Americans, Indians who live to the South. If you are being an aboriginal, start looking at the southern tribes. Mexicans also come from Spain and Africa.


Answer by  moggie (329)

Depending upon if you are a man or women, but in general bright colors, a lot of cotton material. Full skirts for women, ponchos and sombreros for men.


Answer by  eilrol (1431)

For starters a sarape (cape),mexican ranchero boots, sombrero & poncho for men and a huipil (skirt),quechquémitl (shoulder cape)and a rebozo (shawl) for women. I have also seen the men wearing a suit called (charro).

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