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Little Journeys Blankets Now Available

Little Journeys Blankets Now Available

Looking for a way to add vibrant colors to your summertime picnic or maybe a colorful addition for your new living space? Well look no further!

LITTLE JOURNEYS, BIG IMPACT

One thing you should know before buying these handcrafted goods is the value of your purchase. Little Journeys Chicago imports their one of a kind products from the hardworking women of Peru. Not only do they offer their customers colorful handcrafted products but they also provide jobs for women who live in the rural villages of Peru. By employing these women from home and allowing them to keep families together they are truly making a little journey go a long way.

MASTERS OF THEIR CRAFT

Hand weaving is no easy task, which is what makes Little Journeys pieces so special. Made with a blend of soft alpaca wool and skin sensitive pima cotton found on the coast of Peru, these hand-made artistries are as unique as they get.

COME SEE WHAT’S IN STORE

Melissa Guerra purveyor of Latin goods is currently offering amazing Brazilian frazadas or blankets from Little Journeys! What better way to do some guilt free shopping than buying products that provide jobs and a source of income for women in indigenous communities? Come in and see the hard work that went into these incredibly colorful pieces. Who knows, they could by the star of your next dinner party or simply a unique way to add exciting color to a family picnic.

 

By Jaquelin Alvarez

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    Melissa Guerra

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