The men's blended glitten is rugged but still super soft to wear, keeping hands warm but fingertips free. Handknit from a blend of alpaca fiber and acrylic for durability, they are knit by Fair Trade women artisans in the Highlands of Peru and Bolivia!
Care: hand wash, dry flat
An exceptional group of women in the Andes Mountains handknit unique wool accessories year round to provide income for their families. These women earn a fair price for what they produce, earning 3 times the regional average in wages. Without the pressure of deadlines, they have flexible working schedules so they are able to put their families first. Raising their children and being able to support themselves is of utmost importance to these artisans.
At Global Gifts, we work with vendors and artisans who are fair trade verified to bring you items that are ethically and sustainably made. Fair trade gifts are handmade by artisans around the world and they all have special stories. You might notice slight variations in this product from the product photo.