SALKANTAY - Shawl
The Salkantay Shawl is a handwoven masterpiece, featuring 100% locally sourced alpaca wool and all-natural dyes. The shawl's rich colors are naturally occurring shades that reflect the Peruvian landscape; the beautiful coral pink accents come from the local caapi plant. All shawls created by the Quechan Inca of Peru.
Handmade in Peru.
70 3/4" x 15 3/4"
Peru was the heart of the Inca empire but it’s culture goes way beyond that. Deeply rooted in Peruvian culture are it’s Indian roots shaped by Latin and European influence. Modern day Peruvian art is bold, thoughtful, and heavily influenced by history. Our Peruvian products are sourced from various areas of the country and contain bold color ways with Incan patterns.
About Fair Trade
Fair Trade is more than just equitable wages. Fair Trade is about equality, sourcing transparency, and respect for talent. We empower artisans to create one of a kind products in safe working conditions with sustainable pay. What this means is no workplace exploitation for the sole purpose of profit.
Genesis Fair Trade is proud to adhere by Fair Trade principals and promote empowerment of people around the world.