Made from Japanese paper and thread, her rebozo is a critique of the condition of the planet and human behavior, the artist said.
She made the design as a comment on the comforting nature of wrapping oneself in a rebozo.
In some states, a rebozo is given instead of a wedding ring.
Photographs by Lourdes Almeida explore the meaning of the style in which a rebozo is worn.
The seora disentangled one arm slowly from her rebozo, and gave the newcomer a large, brown, cushiony hand.
The rebozo was flung out on the wind so that it unfolded, and he was spreading it about her.
I would joyfully give my life to see but a corner of her rebozo (veil).
The rebozo is worn over the head and shoulders, with the ends thrown back over the left shoulder.
But as Mendoza glanced down at her she placed the rebozo over one arm as if she expected to rise.
Footnote 71: The rebozo is a scarf or shawl worn wound about the head and shoulders.