Add texture to your space with a Chunky Camel Stripe Alpaca Throw!
Why Choose Alpaca Fiber?
Alpaca fiber is highly regarded by the fashion industry for its exceptional qualities. Here’s why:
- Green and Natural: Alpaca fiber is considered one of the greenest and most natural fibers in the world.
- Soft and Luxurious: It is renowned for its unique silky and luxurious feel, making it incredibly comfortable to snuggle up with.
- Minimal Pilling: Alpaca fiber has a lesser tendency to pilling, ensuring that your throw stays in great condition for a long time.
We source our alpaca fiber from small artisanal farmers in the Peruvian highlands. Here’s what sets our sourcing apart:
- Traditional Farming Methods: Our farmers employ traditional farming methods, preserving the authenticity of the process.
- Focus on Sustainability: Sustainability is a key priority, ensuring that farming practices have minimal impact on the environment.
Chunky Camel Stripe Alpaca Throw Product Details:
- Material: 75% Alpaca + 25% Wool
- Measurements: L 62″ x W 48″ + Fringe
- Color: Camel + Snow White
- Handmade with love in Peru
- Care Instructions: Hand wash cold with mild detergent. Reshape while wet and lay flat to dry.
- Unique Artistry: Each piece is handcrafted, resulting in slight variations and making it a one-of-a-kind work of art.
The relationship between the Incas and alpaca fiber goes back to ancient Peruvian history. Discover the rich heritage behind our throws:
- Cultural Significance: The Incas valued alpaca fiber more than gold or silver, highlighting its importance in their culture.
- Generational Craftsmanship: The knowledge of spinning and knitting has been passed down through generations, resulting in Peru’s diverse textile heritage.
- Tradition Meets Innovation: New patterns blend with traditional methods, adding an innovative touch while honoring ethical practices.
We prioritize the welfare of the alpacas and maintain ethical standards throughout the production process:
- Harmless Shearing: Alpacas are not harmed during the shearing process, ensuring their well-being.
- Gentle Grazing: Alpacas roam the Peruvian highlands without boundaries, gently grazing on the grass terrain without damaging the root system.
- Natural Variety: Alpacas produce up to 28 natural colors, offering a wide range of shades from deep blacks to warm chestnuts and snowy whites.
- Sustainable Dyeing: Alpaca fiber can be easily dyed in any color while retaining its natural luster, without the use of harsh chemicals.
Chunky Camel Stripe Alpaca Throw Exceptional Qualities:
Experience the remarkable qualities of alpaca fiber:
- Supple and Smooth: Alpaca fiber is incredibly soft and smooth to the touch, providing a luxurious experience.
- Featherweight Comfort: Its ultra-lightweight nature adds to the comfort, making it perfect for snuggling up.
- Superior Warmth: Alpaca fiber is warmer and stronger than lamb’s wool, thanks to its microscopic air pockets that provide excellent insulation.
- Chemical-Free Production: Alpaca fiber is completely natural, with no harsh chemicals used in its production.
Embrace the beauty and sustainability of alpaca fiber with our handmade throws. Each piece tells a story and adds a touch of elegance to your home.