This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
Peru's Balvina Huaytalla depicts the nativity on a set of two cotton stockings. Each tiny figure on the stockings is handcrafted in three dimensions and embroidered in the traditional art of arpilleria, or patchwork.Product Features:
Story Behind the Art:
- Colors: Red, green, blue, gold
- Materials: 90-percent cotton/10-percent acrylic
- Dry clean only
- Dimensions: 13 inches high x 11.5 inches long
Balvina Huaytalla says, 'This is a medium of expression for me to show the world how beautiful nature is, especially in the Peruvian Andes. I know it so well – my roots are there, and my work depicts our traditions, customs and landscapes.'What is Worldstock?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.Imported
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