From K'amolon K'i K'ojonel, this chenille scarf is woven by hand on a traditional backstrap loom from rayon made from bamboo. Lavish fringe trims each end. 'This design reflects the night sky,' the artisans confide.
In the Andes, the Land of the Four Corners, mountains are sacred. So is culture. The Nazca lines, the Wari glyphs, the Quipu knots and the complex multi-colored textiles of the Incas are all recorded and live on the work of contemporary Peruvian artisans.