A beautiful cream-coloured sweater cardigan with hood handmade in Peru for your little kid! These Peruvian sweaters have a distinctive style, usually containing animal appliqués, weather & nature scenes, mountains, houses and cacti!
Historically, this type of 3-dimensional patchwork on clothing are rooted in the work of “arpilleristas,” women who sewed "arpilleras” (Spanish for burlap) as a form of political protest. The resulting tapestries were usually brightly-coloured patchwork art that depicted everyday life.
- Handmade Peruvian sweater cardigan
- Attached hood
- Center zipper
- 2 front pockets
- Appliqués include baby alpacas, duck, flowers, cacti, mountains, sun, and clouds with raindrops
- Made in Peru
- Measurements: 17.5” (Front Length) | 13” (Chest) | 7” & 15” (Neck to Shoulder & Sleeve Length) | 13” (Hem)
- Cream colour with earthy tones appliqués
- 100% Acrylic
Tag Size: No tag available, but fits like Size 6-8y (see measurements above).
Condition: Like New!