National Geographic : 1938 May
©C(National Geographic society COLLECTORS SCOUR THE STATE FOR OLD RUGS MADE IN CHIMAYO Newer patterns like these are also popular. Isolated, un-Americanized, Chimayo village is noted for its weaving, for its chili, and for the tales of miracles that occur in its old Santuario. Finlay Photographs byRichard 11.Stewart HOW TO DRAPE THE MANTILLA ISPART OFSOCIAL TRAINING At fiesta time New Mexican girls wear their lace shawls over costumes of velvet, lace, or taffeta. The striped rebozo, orscarf, onthearm ofone young lady is of heavy silk,decorated with gold and silver thread.