Purple and Turquoise Handwoven Baby Alpaca Shawl from Peru, "Sweet Temptation"
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Woven by hand on a traditional loom, this luxurious shawl comes to life in baby alpaca, the soft fleece from the season's first shearing. Turquoise mingles with lilac and purple in a beautiful design by Wilmer Vilchez.
- 0.18 kgs
- 0.4 lbs
- Shawl: 190 cm L x 67 cm W
- Shawl: 75" L x 26.5" W
- Fringe: 7.5 cm L
- Fringe: 3" L
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Wilmer Vilchez has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $850 and the most recent for $1050.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.