Awamaki

Awamaki

About Our Artisan Partner


Awamaki (which means “handmade” in Quechua) is a community-based nonprofit and social enterprise working with artisans in the Sacred Valley in Peru. The organization works with more than 140 female artisans from several different cooperatives. Many of these women are from rural farming communities. As a member of the Fair Trade Trade Federation, Awamaki provides educational programs and workshops about production, organization, quality training, and entrepreneurship. The women receive the skills and training essential to one day lead their cooperative with financial independence and self-sufficiency. Awamaki also works with local communities to build knitting centers and help smaller producers increase their capacity and reach.

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Quickshop

Knitted Baby Headband - Blush

$ 24.00

Bundle up little ones with a hand-knit alpaca headband. Babies will stay warm and cuddly while wearing this feminine accessory. Each purchase empowers female artisans at Awamaki in Peru. Details...
Only 1 left in stock with 1 in shopping carts, order soon!

Details

  • Fits babies 0-6 months
  • Materials: alpaca baby hair and cotton blend
  • Care Instructions: Hand wash and lay flat to dry
  • As with all handmade items, slight variations will occur

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Quickshop

Knitted Baby Mittens - Blush

$ 24.00

Keep those little hands cozy with these adorable mittens! Hand-knit with Peruvian alpaca and cotton, little ones won't want to take them off. Each purchase empowers female artisans at Awamaki...
ONLY 7 IN STOCK, ORDER SOON.

Details

  • Fits babies 0-6 months
  • Materials: alpaca baby hair and cotton blend
  • Care Instructions: Hand wash and lay flat to dry
  • As with all handmade items, slight variations will occur

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Quickshop

Knitted Baby Beanie - White

$ 36.00

Keep your mini-me warm in this little beanie, hand-knit from soft and cozy Peruvian alpaca and cotton. Each purchase empowers female artisans at Awamaki in Peru. Details Fits babies 0-6 months...
ONLY 3 IN STOCK, ORDER SOON.

Details

  • Fits babies 0-6 months
  • Materials: alpaca baby hair and cotton blend
  • Care Instructions: Hand wash and lay flat to dry
  • As with all handmade items, slight variations will occur

Ask us a question

Quickshop

Knitted Baby Headband - White

$ 24.00

Bundle up little ones with a hand-knit alpaca headband. Babies will stay warm and cuddly while wearing this feminine accessory. Each purchase empowers female artisans at Awamaki in Peru. Details...
ONLY 6 IN STOCK, ORDER SOON.

Details

  • Fits babies 0-6 months
  • Materials: alpaca baby hair and cotton blend
  • Care Instructions: Hand wash and lay flat to dry
  • As with all handmade items, slight variations will occur

Ask us a question

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Country: Peru

COUNTRY: PERU

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Technique: Weaving

TECHNIQUE: WEAVING

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