Sign up below:. This hand-loomed blanket was made by weavers in Chimayo, New Mexico circa s. Can serve as a warm blanket for nights around the fire, an excellent wall hanging or a classic rug. Haven't found the answer you are looking for?
July 29, All Posts. Blanket weaving has been a treasured Chimayo tradition for over four centuries. The practice has been perfected and passed down from generation to generation, and the unique patterns created by the weavers have been recognized all over the world. History of Chimayo Weavers In , nearly 5, churro sheep accompanied Coronado and his men during his famous expedition. These sheep were valued more for their wool than as food, so the Chimayo settlers used them as their flocks when they reached New Mexico. In , blankets were in high demand from nearby trading partners.
Red wool 's Chimayo blanket-style jacket from Fake Alpha Vintage featuring a boxy fit, an open collar, a front button fastening, patch pockets, cropped sleeves and a lining. Please be mindful that this piece has led a previous life, and may tell its story through minor imperfection. If you change to another destination from China Mainland and need to login again, please use your email.