Kelgwo Textile Art


Kelgwo Open Weave Scarf

A women's textile collective located on the island of Chiloe in southern Chile, Kelgwo Textile Art crafts gorgeous garments and home accessories out of handspun 100 percent organic wool that has been dyed with local plants and roots.

"Kelgwo" means "loom" in the language of the region's indigenous people, the Mapuche. For a full catalog, visit Kelgwo's official Web site, or check out its Etsy page to purchase directly from the ladies themselves. You can also read a brief interview with one of the women on Etsy's Featured Seller section. ::Kelgwo Textile Art
Kelgwo Wool and Silk Knitten Coat

Kelgwo Thick Wool Knitten Coat

Kelgwo Open Weave Shawl

Kelgwo Table Runner
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Tags: Chile | Clothing | Sweatshop-Free

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