Snow Essential Knit Alpaca Beanie

Snow Essential Knit Alpaca Beanie

SKU: snow-essential-knit-alpaca-bea1350123559

Keep warm and look cool with this perfectly slouchy beanie. Throw it on and scrunch it back for an easy every day accessory. Alpaca fiber is considered by the fashion industry to be one the greenest, most natural and softest fibers in the world. It is prized for its unique silky and luxurious feel and has a lesser tendency to pilling. This classic beanie is made on a hand knitting machine by a weaving collective in Peru.

  • Material: 70% Alpaca, 23% Polyamide + 7% Wool
  • One Size + Unisex
  • Color: Snow
  • Care: Hand wash cold with mild detergent. Reshape while wet and lay flat to dry.
  • Handmade with love in Peru.
  • Because of the hand-loomed nature of these scarves, each is one-of-a-kind and completely unique. There are slight variations in colors and patterns.

Artisan Profile

Allpa has 80 small to midsize workshops located throughout Peru. Through their textile production, they strive to create awareness and preserve Peruvian culture. Allpa develops annual collections according to market trends and supports the growth of artisans with technical assistance, training and loans. This transforms weavers into entrepreneurs and gives them access to the global marketplace.

In the earliest Peruvian history, you will find examples of the bond between the Incas