This Peruvian Alpaca miniature is made of 100% real Baby Alpaca fur. You can have it in two natural colors: white and light brown. The first cut of the baby Alpaca is the softest fur of the Alpaca. You will fall in love with the softness of this mini alpaca. This miniature is a unique accent to add to any space to give a touch of tradition and a contemporary flair. And not only that, this product comes with a beautiful social impact behind.
This Alpaca miniature is made by Sumaq Qara. They are a Peruvian company located in the Ayacucho region. Their focus is the production and commercialization of fabrics, embroidery with leather applications of the highest quality and innovative designs. But they are much more than that. They create jobs in marginal urban areas and communities of extreme poverty. Working with women who are victims of terrorism, domestic or sexual violence, Sumaq Qara helps improve their personal skills. By providing education and a job they improve the quality of life of these women and their families. Their creations are unique and inspired by tradition. Thanks to Sumaq Qara they are able to find buyers and new markets for their intricately embroidered handmade bags, belts and other decorative accessories.
You can find some pieces like the Alpaca miniature of Sumaq Qara at Urban Nest and now at Goshopia.com. They offer pieces in an array of styles, mixing tradition and modernity and making affordable and chic any given space. Their Peruvian collection is a must- see. Knowing that the pieces respect the people and the planet is just an added extra to a really cool aesthetics.
ALPACA MINIATURE FIGURE PRODUCT INFO
- Dimensions: 30 cms Height
- Material: Alpaca fur
- Two natural colors to choose from: White and Light Brown
- Social impact
- Traditional technique