Hand Knit Baby Alpaca Lilac and Cream Fingerless Gloves, "Lilac and Cream"
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Puriqwarmi of Peru designs this pair of sweet hand knit fingerless gloves in 100% baby alpaca, the finest fleece from the first shearing of the season, a fiber known for its luxurious softness and warmth. The dusty lilac mitt section is knit in a rib stitch for a snug fit and the arm warmer section combines the dusty lilac with cream in a starburst stitch. The mitt section is trimmed in the same dusty lilac and cream yarn.
- 0.12 kgs
- 0.3 lbs
- 28 cm L x 10 cm W
- 11" L x 3.9" 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.