Hand Knit Pink and Purple 100% Baby Alpaca Hat from Peru, "Violet Delight"
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A delightful duo of violet and pastel pink make this hand-knit beanie a fun and colorful accessory. Peruvian artisan Puriqwarmi selects baby alpaca, the softest fleece from the first shearing of the year, to design the hat.
- 0.11 kgs
- 0.2 lbs
- 46 cm Interior Circumference x 23 cm W x 27 cm H
- 18" Inner Circ. x 9" W x 10.75" H
- 100% alpaca
- Dry clean or hand wash
- Dry cleaning recommended
- Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
- Textile softness: Soft--this item has been made with fibers that are soft to the touch
- Free Gift Wrap? Yes
- Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
- Made in Peru.
- Certified and shipped by our office in Andes
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.