Organic Baby Alpaca Wool Quechua 'Huacatay' Luxury Cushion Set

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This stunning set of organic baby alpaca wool cushions features a tapestry expertly handwoven by Lucia Santa Cruz and professionally customised in the UK.  

  • 100% organic, free-to-roam alpaca wool, very soft to touch. 
  • Organically dyed using sustainably foraged materials complimenting your home with deep natural shades. 
  • The backing is supple organic cotton with a durable zip for easy access.
  • Stuffed with Soft & bouncy Organic Kapok from Java.
  • Hypoallergenic, water repellent, non-flammable and highly breathable.
  • Feel great by knowing your purchase directly contributes communities & the continuation of Quechua tradition.
  • Be confident that you'll absolutely adore these cushions, if you change your mind we'll give you 100% of your money back!

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.

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