The fabric of the blouse is 100% regenerative organic cotton. It carries both the GOTS + ROC (regenerative organic cotton) certificate and is also World Fair Trade certified. The cotton is hand-picked, which reduces the environmental impact and improves the quality of the product. Read more
fabric 100% organic regenerative cotton (GOTS + ROC)
undyed natural cotton
fabric + trims locally sourced in Peru
hand embroidered by "El arte de bordar en el colca"
made in Lima, Peru
So you can share the stories of the blouse as long as possible,it is important to take good care of the blouse. Wash the blouse at low temperatures, only when necessary.
It is often enough to just air the blouse if there is no stain, this way you will keep your environmental impact low.
The embroideries are handmade by a women-led association named "El arte de bordar en El Colca". Vilma Mamani Paxi is the president of the association which is located in Yanque, Arequipa.
Your blouse is produced by Peruvian Clothes. They are a manufacturer based in Lima, Peru. The blouse patterns are hand drawn with a lot of love by these skilled tailors.
Moyocoyo comes from the Aztec word Moyocoyotzin which means "She who creates herself". The brand celebrates the craftsmanship of Latin American artisans and focuses on preserving cultural heritage.
Eco-friendly: The brand produces in small quantities and doesn't work in collections. The blouses are made from GOTS-certified organic cotton that also carries a regenerative organic certification, meaning that they use regenerative farming methods to keep healthy soil.
Fair production: Moyocoyo works closely with local artisans, collaborating on design and integrating traditional techniques into modern pieces. The fabrics they use are Fairtrade certified. The embroidery is created by hand by local artisans in Peru.
Vegan: The brand doesn't use animal-derived materials in its products.
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