Hand Knit Taupe Cable Pattern 100% Alpaca Fingerless Gloves, "Sound Waves"
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Puriqwarmi of Peru designs a hand knit 100% alpaca mushroom brown hat, naturally soft and warm, that is brimming with texture. Both the mitt and arm warmer sections are done in a narrow cable pattern, a striking, elongated style.
- 0.10 kgs
- 0.2 lbs
- 23 cm L x 10 cm W
- 9" 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.