Hand Knit Mushroom Brown 100% Alpaca Multi-Textured Scarf, "Windswept Dunes"
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Puriqwarmi of Peru designs a hand knit 100% alpaca scarf full of pattern and texture. Naturally soft and warm, the mushroom brown scarf features blocks of knitted patterns, with thick and thin stripes of stitching in the center, framed by a block of garter stitch knitting, and finished with blocks of bubble stitch.
- 0.22 kgs
- 0.5 lbs
- 180 cm L x 18 cm W
- 71" L x 7" 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.