This individually-crafted change purse is made with 100% locally sourced, natural sheep wool handspun by the artisans of a local Incan cooperative. Each change purse features the geometric "Inca stairs", an ancient pallay design revered by Andean weavers, created using traditional back-strap looming techniques. The change purse has a strong central zipper and is lined with sturdy cotton.
Handmade in Peru.
3 1/2" x 4 3/4"
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.