For a striking companion on a day of shopping, this Peruvian coin purse is designed by Balvina Huaytalla. With a body of black, the alpaca blend bag features fascinating floral embroidery that is performed by hand. It opens with a zipper, revealing a cotton blend lining.
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.