For a truly amazing alpaca throw blanket, look no further than the new Miski Alpaca blanket from Threads of Peru! Woven in 100% natural alpaca, these throws are sumptuously soft. Alpaca fleece is much warmer than standard wool, so you will be vary warm when wrapped in this gorgeous throw blanket. Additionally, the alpaca fiber is hypoallergenic and sustainably sourced from free-ranging herds in the high Andes of Peru.
The Miski Alpaca Blanket was handwoven in the high Andean community of Upis by the Awaq Mayki weaving association. Upis is located about 4 hours away from Cusco in the shadow of Ausangate mountain, the highest mountain in the region and the most important apu (mountain deity) in Quechua cosmology.”
You can find some pieces like the Peruvian Miski soft alpaca blanket 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.
PERUVIAN MISKI SOFT ALPACA BLANKET
- Hand-woven Peruvian Alpaca Throw
- 100% Un-dyed Alpaca Fibre
- Size: 120 cm x 210 cm
- By Threads of Peru
- Great blanket to throw over a sofa or over yourself!