The Andean culture served as inspiration for the Mirasol collection. The cultural heritage of Peru is rich in textile and goes far back in time. Supported by designer Yarns, Du Store Alpakka of Norway, the American retailer Knitting Fever and Diamond Yarn in Canada, the project Mirasol helps local communities in Peru by selling Mirasol yarns. There the beautiful and luxurious wool of the animals, which have been cultivated by these communities for generations in the Peruvian highlands. Through the purchase of the wool, you support the shepherds and their families, the preservation and continuation of their traditions and assist in the fight against poverty and community development.
A partial purchase of each purchase goes directly to a school and a training center in the remote area of Munani in the Puno area, a center that prepares children in a creative and innovative way for a changing and challenging future.