Like tiny stepping stones, small floral stamps adorn the center links of this cuff bracelet from Pakaon Sojintarit. Karen hill tribe artisans craft the cuff from sterling silver, weaving lengths of silver into a tidy braid.
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.