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Throw Blanket with Diamond Motifs in Smoke and Black, "Smoky Black Diamonds"

Beautiful diamond motifs in colors of smoke grey and black decorate this warm,... more

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Details

Beautiful diamond motifs in colors of smoke grey and black decorate this warm, durable throw blanket, presented by Nestor Yana of Peru. The comfortable throw is woven from an acrylic and alpaca blend, finished with fringes on the ends.

  • 0.72 kgs
  • 1.6 lbs
  • Throw: 160 cm L x 128 cm W
  • Throw: 63" L x 50" W
  • Fringes: 9.5 cm L
  • Fringes: 3.7" L

  • 90% acrylic, 10% alpaca
  • Lay flat to dry
  • Machine wash in cold water
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Andes
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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Nestor's mother is from Juliaca in the Peruvian altiplano. She taught Nestor to weave and he in turn has taught his wife, his two children and his assistants. He finds his inspiration in traditional Peruvian art and constantly searches art and history books to refine his craft.

Nestor is not only an employer, he is an important member of his community. He continues to grow his workshop, providing full-time employment to many people and part-time employment to others when he can. He recognizes his good fortune and shares with those less fortunate whenever the opportunity arises. The income from Nestor's Novica sales not only supports his wife, son and elderly parents - it helps to support others in his community. Many of Nestor's employees were homeless. Nestor not only provides them with work, he provides a place to stay or live.

Nestor loves his community and does what he can to help it. He employs disabled elderly craftswomen to create the unique hand finishes applied to his designs. These women would be unable to care for themselves without the support Nestor gives them.

Nestor was recently diagnosed with a calcaneal bone spur, a condition that is often brought about by repetitive motion. He has been forced to modify his daily routine at the workshop.

Nestor's persistence and determination have paid off. He not only is able to support himself but has grown his workshop and now offers work to others.

Nestor pays for his son to attend the university and employs other artisans who pay for their own children's education.

Nestor still provides for his son who is in the university.

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65 Testimonials for Nestor Yana

Lorraine

I received my sweater today. The braided cocoa. It is lovely, and made with pride. I know I will be wearing it many many times. Thank you so much for quality clothes. I will be watching your page for more clothes. God Bless

Paul

I love this Alpaca blend sweater. the color change at the collar and sleeves helps it be dress or casual with many different outfits.

Andreas

United States

When ordering sweaters, especially handmade sweaters, online, I'm always concerned whether they fill fit right. The Alpaca blend men's sweater 'Blue Mountains' fits perfectly, it is very soft for a wool sweater, and the colors and design are just beautiful. Thank you! A. Kuhn
 
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