Warm and earthy colours woven in the highest Andes. The traditional weaving loom 'guanga' for the warmest ponchos. Material: sheep wool and acrylic yarn
This indigenous ethnic group, work with the Guanga , the traditional loom which seeks, through its artisan craft, replicate a tradition directly linked with its symbolism reflected in nature comprising mountainous areas, green fields, rivers and lakes. Accessories and clothing are only a way to manifest their history, experiences and thoughts of their culture and their land, the Pachamama.
The group is involved in the whole process from shearing sheep, spinning and twisting wool, washing and decide if the raw material is raw or dyed with natural dyes.
There is an unbreakable bond between the territory, the environment and its inhabitants.
YOUR impact: support one of the artisan families who derive their livelihood from this technique.