Handwoven Andean Poncho
Eye-catching and comfortable, this uni-sex poncho features stunning, intricately woven designs dating back to before the Inca empire. Every poncho created by the Quechan/Inca artisans is made with 100% natural dyes and soft Alpaca wool, perfect to keep you warm on a cold night. Genesis purchases each poncho at a fair trade price and reinvests the net profits back into the Quechan community.
Handmade in Peru.
120 cm (width) x 160 cm (length)
Peru was the heart of the Inca empire but it’s culture goes way beyond that. Deeply rooted in Peruvian culture are it’s Indian roots shaped by Latin and European influence. Modern day Peruvian art is bold, thoughtful, and heavily influenced by history. Our Peruvian products are sourced from various areas of the country and contain bold color ways with Incan patterns.
About Fair Trade
Fair Trade is more than just equitable wages. Fair Trade is about equality, sourcing transparency, and respect for talent. We empower artisans to create one of a kind products in safe working conditions with sustainable pay. What this means is no workplace exploitation for the sole purpose of profit.
Genesis Fair Trade is proud to adhere by Fair Trade principals and promote empowerment of people around the world.