Cooperative of the Artisans of Rio Grande do Sul

Merino Wool Throw

Made in BrazilBy Cooperative of the Artisans of Rio Grande do SulOf merino wool with silk accents, earthDescription A vibrant throw of light supple wool naturally dyed, warm with the painstaking labor of skilled caring hands.Founded in 1980, the cooperative seeks to create economic opportunities for member artisans through the promotion of traditional handicraft. Presently the cooperative is comprised of over 100 associated artisans, some of them in family productioraft. Presently the cooperative is comprised of over 100 associated artisans, some of them in family production groups. The cooperative incorporates expressive raw materials, such as wool, natural fibers, wood, ceramics, silk, silver, and others. The wool used for these blankets is hand spun, dyed and woven. read more