Blush Essential Knit Alpaca Beanie
Blush Essential Knit Alpaca Beanie
Blush Essential Knit Alpaca Beanie

Blush Essential Knit Alpaca Beanie

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Keep warm and look cool with this perfectly slouchy beanie. Throw it on and scrunch it back for an easy everyday accessory. Alpaca fiber is considered by the fashion industry to be one of the greenest, most natural, and softest fibers in the world. It is prized for its unique silky and luxurious feel and has a lesser tendency to pilling. This classic beanie is made on a hand-knitting machine by a weaving collective in Peru.

Details:

  • Material: 70% Baby Alpaca, 23% Polyamide + 7% Wool
  • One Size + Unisex
  • Color: Blush
  • Care: Hand washes cold with mild detergent. Reshape while wet and lay flat to dry.
  • Handmade with love in Peru.
  • As with all handcrafted goods, there are slight variations making each piece a work of art and truly one of a kind.

Artisan Profile:

Allpa has 80 small to midsize workshops located throughout Peru. Through their textile production, they strive to create awareness and preserve Peruvian culture. Allpa develops annual collections according to market trends and supports the growth of artisans with technical assistance, training, and loans. This transforms weavers into entrepreneurs and gives them access to the global marketplace.

In the earliest Peruvian history, you will find examples of the bond between the Incas and Alpacas. During the Inca empire, alpaca was only used by royalty because it was valued as the finest material. Alpaca is supple and smooth to the touch. It’s softer than cashmere and warmer and stronger than lamb’s wool. It contains microscopic air pockets which create lightweight clothing with excellent insulating properties. It is a completely natural fiber and there is no use of harsh chemicals in production.

The alpaca lives mostly without any boundaries in the highlands of the Peruvian Andes and are not harmed during the shearing process. Their soft padded feet are gentle on the grass terrain and they graze without destroying the root system of the area. Alpaca is the only animal that produces up to 28 natural colors and can be blended into an infinite array of natural shades from inky black to warm chestnuts and snowy white. It is easily dyed in any color and always retains its natural luster.

Shipping: 5 - 7 business days.
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Returns: 14-day return policy.

Items must be in good unused condition, with tags, and in their original packaging, along with the receipt or proof of purchase. Shipping costs are in most cases non-refundable, and the customer is responsible for any return shipping costs. A restocking fee may apply. All sale items on DoneGood are final sale. For questions or to initiate a return, email team@donegood.co.

About The Brand: SLATE + SALT

Traditional techniques meet modern design with SLATE + SALT’s collection of one-of-a-kind pieces. The brand was founded by Lyndsay, a travel junkie who fell in love with the people, cultures, and craftsmanship she encountered exploring off the beaten path villages across Southeast Asia. With many of these artisans living in areas of extreme poverty, SLATE + SALT follows all of the principles of fair trade to pay them fair wages.

Shipping

Ships in 5 - 7 business days.

While our brands strive to deliver your products promptly, these shipping estimates are subject to change due to holidays, weekends, and other factors. If you have any questions about shipping, please contact us at team@donegood.co.

Returns & exchanges

14-day return policy.

Items must be in good unused condition, with tags, and in their original packaging, along with the receipt or proof of purchase. Shipping costs are in most cases non-refundable, and the customer is responsible for any return shipping costs. A restocking fee may apply. All sale items on DoneGood are final sale. For questions or to initiate a return, email team@donegood.co.

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