Made in Patacancha

 

The Made in Patacancha accessory collection showcases long- practised skills in sleek modern designs, pairing traditional weaves from the high Andes Mountains with genuine leather.

 

Photography Sarah Blais

Techniques: 

Backstrap loom weaving.

 

Materials:

Sheep wool - Wool that is first sheared, spun , dyed and then turned into yarn for weaving.

Quolle - A yellow flower used by Quechuan women to make natural yellow dye.

Alpaca bone - Generally used as a weaving tool, were here cleaned, cut and shaped for details on the clutches.