Hand-Crocheted 100% Alpaca Floral Shawl in Ivory from Peru, "Ivory Angel"
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Turning her lifelong hobby into a profession, Peru's Maria Esperanza Jauregui hand-crochets this shawl from 100% alpaca wool to feature awesome floral patterns in a solid ivory color. Fringes at each end finish this wonderful accessory.
- 0.38 kgs
- 0.8 lbs
- Shawl: 90 cm L x 180 cm W
- Shawl: 35" L x 71" W
- Fringes: 15 cm L
- Fringes: 6" L
- 100% alpaca
- Dry cleaning recommended
- Textile softness: Soft -- this item has been made with natural fibers that are soft to the touch
- Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
- Dry clean or hand wash in cold water
- Free Gift Wrap? Yes
- Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
- Made in Peru.
- Certified and shipped by our office in Andes
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Maria Esperanza Jauregui has received 4 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1950 and the most recent for $900.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.
Beautiful design and love that it is hand-crocheted. Have worn it numerous times already -- provides just enough warmth for over-air-conditioned offices, and is the perfect weight for spring, summer, and early fall! Thank-you for this lovely shawl.
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