Unique Alpaca Wool Solid Throw Blanket from Peru, "Cozy Beige"
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The ancient Inca discovered the unique attributes of alpaca and today Felipe Berckholtz shares them with this throw. Featuring long fringed ends, the throw is knitted of baby alpaca, which is the wool from the season's first shear renowned for its incredibly soft, lightweight warmth.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Felipe Berckholtz has received a $1400 microcredit loan with 0% interest. Proceeds were used to invest in the purchase of alpaca yarn to increase production.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.
This artist supports children under the age of 18.
"Soft as a cloud"
Incredibly soft, beautifully made. This lap robe is the very definition of luxury. A remarkable treasure from the Andes that reminds me how wonderful and generous nature has been to us and how ingenious artisans use their gifts to create these beautiful things.
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