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Handmade Alpaca fur trim gloves with Mother of Pearl Button Detail, very elegant, pretty gloves!
Beautiful alpaca fur trim gloves. These elegant gloves have opening at wrist, mother of pearl button fastening
For the perfect gift add one of our ivory gift boxes with mulberry tissue, story tag and branded silk ribbon.
They look great paired with the Alpaca Fur Trim Wrap.
Available in four undied, unbleached natural colours. Matching hat and fingerless mittens available separately.
70% Baby Alpaca and 30% Bamboo. Hypoallergenic. Hand wash at 30 degrees. These gloves can be gently hand washed on a low temperature. Once dry restore fur by generously brushing talcum powder through the fur with a pet brush.
The Alpaca fur used in Samantha Holmes’ products is ethically sourced. The Alpacas from which the skins are removed are not killed for their fur.
There is a tradition in Peru which has developed as a result of the death of weaker and very young Alpaca in the harsh Andean Winters. Alpaca roam freely in their natural terrain on the Altiplano of the Andes where temperatures can plummet in the Winter. The fur Samantha Holmes sources is mainly from baby Alpacas - or “cria” - which have died of natural causes.
The farmers do not kill their baby alpacas for their skins because it is not financially viable for them to do so. The skins are tiny. Alpacas can live for 20 years, promising a lifetime of shearing potential of far greater value than a single pelt.
One size only.