Brushed Alpaca Blanket
- Considerately Produced
- Cruelty Free
- Friendly Materials
- Giveback Culture
- Locally Crafted
- Water Usage
A silky soft and luxurious 100% baby alpaca wool blanket.
Made from the finest undyed tobacco baby alpaca wool, this luxurious blanket is hand-loomed then hand brushed repeatedly to give it a silky-soft finish. Each one is crafted by skilled Peruvian artisans.
Hand-spun 100% baby alpaca wool
Water Usage: Organic Pima Cotton Merino Wool and Alpaca raw materials used are washed with natural bio enzyme detergents. The water usage is controlled and recycling systems for external irrigation and animal waters are in place.
Cruelty Free: Aessai only work with 3rd party certificatied Cruelty Free breeders.
Friendly Materials: All materials used are 100% natural and biodegradable. Almost all dyes used are natural, no chemical dyes are used. All Aessai partners follow Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC).
Giveback Culture: Parternship with cooperatives of weavers, members of the World Fair Trade Organisation (WFTO)
Locally Crafted: All products are handcrafted by rural artisans in South America
Considerately Produced: Aessai’s model is based on a low carbon process using artisanal workforce, reduced water consumption and cooperation with local communities to improve environmental impact.
Packaging: Recyclable cardboard boxes and paper. Minimal amount of tape only where necessary.
- About The Brand
About The Brand
AESSAI is a London-based lifestyle brand which specialises in luxurious featherweight wraps, blankets, scarves, bags and cushions. Ethically handcrafted by a fair trade collective called Manos del Uruguay, it gives artisan women from remote rural areas in Uruguay the opportunity to become financially independent. Its Argentinian founder, Rebecca Kramer, is dedicated to the celebration and protection of local South American crafts and traditions and sources Merino wool from Uruguay and Patagonia, Alpaca wool from the Peruvian Andes and Chaguar from the Wichi people of the Artentine Amazon, a textile highly threatened by deforestation and cattle herding.
- Fit & Care
Fit & Care
Measures 160cm x 190cm
Dry clean only