Promos and taxes are calculated at CheckOut
Item added to your cart
This product is currently unavailable
Peruvian Woven Throw - Orange
Bring in the sunshine! Soft, colorful and lightweight woven blanket featuring various different motifs such as sun and flower. Finished edges. Due to the handmade nature, the pattern may slightly vary. Made in Peru.
Sacred Valley Textiles
Textile systems developed in Peru over the millennia represent a treasury of techniques rare in the world. Most remain unknown outside of Peru. They are passed on, not by writing, but by the Andean process of person-to-person communication, by watching and practicing. Peruvian weaving is a ritual activity with many layers of meaning.
Peruvian textiles honor Pachamama, Mother Earth. They express appreciation for the process of growth and generation and the concept of relatedness to other species and the natural world. Many people find inspiration in the ideas of indigenous people who developed systems of survival in this hemisphere before the time of Columbus. Icons and symbols expressed in the arts that inspire a respect for the earth can help to keep alive our efforts at preservation and conservation. Source: Center for Traditional Textiles in Cusco
To learn more about Shamans Market, click here to read our story.
For information about our Shipping and Delivery Policy, click here.