This lovely sweater comes from Puno, an Andean region famous for its high-quality textile activity and for the Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world. For this product, the alpaca fiber is blended and spun with a high-quality acrylic wool in order to produce a textile that is both comfortable and warm. Geometric designs and various kinds of patterns are part of the sweater decoration. Ideal for protection from low temperatures, this is undoubtedly a magnificent garment.
- Alpaca blend.
- For men and women.
The handcrafted nature of this product will produce slight variations in color, form, and sizing.
We do not have control over the manufacturing process of this item. The yarn it is made of is a blend of alpaca, wool and acrylic. This results on a very natural looking item that in the tourist handicrafts markets in Peru is usually sold as 100% alpaca. This product is also sold in some web sites as a 100% alpaca item. According to our tests, on average the components of this item vary as follow: alpaca 7% to 17%, fine wool 3% to 9%, and fine acrylic 77% to 89%. Please note that the mix may vary.