Doll Hats, Stylish Tam or Beret styles / Gorra elegante estilo boinas (many colors)
Lucia and her family
These fun stylish crocheted doll tams look great on American Girl Dolls and similar 18" dolls. They are are made for the tourist trade. They come in a wonderful array of colors. Made by Lucia and her family. The hats are good example of Mayan artisans taking their traditional skills and adapting them into styles and products that appeal to tourists.
The Artisan: Lucia and her family from Chichicastenango crochet these doll tams. The picture shows a traditional style Chichicastenango crocheted baby hat on Josefina.