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ITEM#: 14070031This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
Beautifully knitted of fine alpaca wool, this handcrafted shawl is warm and cozy. Peru's Paola Cuentas creates a modern shawl with zigzag motifs that run the length of the lightweight wrap.
- Color: Beige
- Material: 100-percent alpaca wool
- Made with natural fibers that are soft to the touch
- Care instructions: Dry clean only
- Dimensions: 86 inches long x 20.5 inches wide
- Model: 171705
Story Behind the Art:
Paola Cuentas says,'after finishing school, my first job was in a small workshop that knitted alpaca sweaters. I was so impressed by the skills of the people who could knit, by the ability of the women who did the finishing touches, and I discovered a new focus for my career. I met an English designer who got me started in the different techniques for developing a design. The work that I do has become a personal project. My main motivation is that what began as only an idea has taken form and becomes more real every day. This excites me and impels me to move ahead.'
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
Please allow 10 business days for the product to leave our warehouse and to receive tracking information. You should expect to receive this item within 15 business days.
|Dimensions||86 inches long x 20.5 inches wide|
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I thought this would be extra soft and luxurious. It is plan and not as soft as I had hoped. Delivery took a long timeRead More
I bought this as a Christmas for my wife and she loves it. It is very soft and well made.Read More
I have not worn this shawl as yet....I am looking forward to it. I'm waiting for spring when I won't need a coat. Or I will give it as a gift. It is very nice, it is a plain nice simple shawl in a neutral color you can wear with anything.Read More
this shaw is really pretty..and soft...but when I opened the package to look at it there was a missed stitch...and as a result there is a hole....right in the middle....?...now what!....where is the quality control?Read More
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