This stunning set of organic baby alpaca wool cushions features a tapestry expertly handwoven by Lucia Santa Cruz and professionally customised in the UK.
The Alpaca's first cut is the softest & warmest wool, extra special care is always taken by the master weavers when working with this highly prized material. Each thread is carefully spun by hand then soaked in a natural dye. The yarn is then interwoven using a traditional Andean Loom to form an elaborate tapestry of outstanding beauty. The intricate symbols and complex use colour in these baby alpaca weavings in unparalleled, making these tapestries some of the finest in the world.
Quechua weavings are rich and organic. They embody a wealth of ancestral knowledge passed down through countless pre-Incan generations. This set of beautiful cushions will make a captivating, cultured centrepiece to compliment any home adding elegance, sophisticated and exuding style.
The archetypal symbols and colour combinations used in Quechua art elegantly express the essence of Andean cosmology and offers insight into the Andean way of life. The weavings convey love, respect, and reciprocity for Mother Earth, Mountains, Lakes, animals, plants and all of the elements which dance and interweave to form the web of existence.
Carefully hand embroidered by a Shipibo Artisan from the Amazon of Peru Size is 47cm x 34cm perfect as impactful wall art or a vibrant table piece Features authentic, ancient 'Kene'...
Carefully hand embroidered by a Shipibo Artisan from the Amazon of Peru Size is 70cm x 55cm perfect as impactful wall art or a vibrant table piece Features authentic, ancient 'Kene'...