Who wouldn’t want to own a Panama Hat? They are definitely one of the fashionista’s preferred accessories. Don’t let the name to distract you; these classy hats are actually hand woven in Ecuador. These and many other accessories are made from toquilla or sisal straw. In each item, made from these natural fibers, is expressed the ancient culture and traditions of Ecuador, a country that truly loves life.
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There’s something about wool that makes us want to snuggle up, maybe with a great book and a warm cup of tea. Ecuador is home to some of the best wool producers in the world. But not just any type of wool, alpaca wool. It comes from those cute, furry animals that resemble a camel, but from the Andes. They are raised at 11.000 feet above sea level and make the coziest yarn you’ll ever feel.
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