Lakeside Guide to Lake Chapala, Ajijic, Mexico

Creaciones del Lago

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Embroidered, knitted & crocheted clothes made by a women’s cooperative.

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Creaciones del Lago features the handmade work of women in Ajijic.

This women’s cooperative has blouses, dresses, bags, hats, dolls and other items, all completely handmade.

Last updated December 28, 2018

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Ramón Corona #23

Ajijic

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Photos of Creaciones del Lago

Inside Creaciones del Lago women's cooperative at Ramón Corona #23 in Ajijic, Mexico.

Inside Creaciones del Lago women's cooperative at Ramón Corona #23 in Ajijic, Mexico.

Hand embroidered blouses.

Hand embroidered blouses.

Detail of a hand embroidered blouse.

Detail of a hand embroidered blouse.

A dress embroidered with the Aztec calendar.

A dress embroidered with the Aztec calendar.

Collar of an embroidered blouse.

Collar of an embroidered blouse.

Fine Art Photography of Lake Chapala

Masked Zayaco in Ajijic

Masked Sayaca During Carnaval

A man dressed as a sayaca looks for his next “victim” during the Carnival celebrations in Ajijic.

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Crocheted bags.

Crocheted bags.

Crocheted baby clothes.

Crocheted baby clothes.

Crocheted baby boots.

Crocheted baby boots.

Embroidered blouses. Most of the blouses at Creaciones del Lago are made from a type of cotton fabric called manta.

Embroidered blouses. Most of the blouses at Creaciones del Lago are made from a type of cotton fabric called manta.

Detail of embroidery.

Detail of embroidery.

Sayaca during Fiesta de San Sebastián

Carnival & the Masked Sayacas of Ajijic

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A sunflower embroidered on a dress.

A sunflower embroidered on a dress.

Hand embroidered shirts.

Hand embroidered shirts.

Embroidered blouse.

Embroidered blouse.

A handmade Frida Kahlo doll.

A handmade Frida Kahlo doll.

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