Hand Knit 100% Baby Alpaca Dusty Lilac and Cream Scarf, "Lilac and Cream"
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Puriqwarmi of Peru designs this sweet scarf hand knit in 100% baby alpaca, the finest fleece from the first shearing of the season, a fiber known for its luxurious softness and warmth. The scarf is color blocked with cream in a starburst stitch in the center, flanked by dusty lilac in a rib stitch, finished with a block of the two colors combined in a starburst stitch.
- 0.35 kgs
- 0.8 lbs
- 174 cm L x 20 cm W
- 69" L x 7.75" W
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
This artist is working with some sort of disability ranging from mental or physical and includes conditions such as being handicapped physically, or perhaps having a condition such as autism. This is also awarded to artists that employ other artists with disabilities.
Puriqwarmi has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $900 and the most recent for $800. Proceeds were used to purchase wool and cotton for knitting apparel.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.