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karakoram : alpaca wool beret in carbon

$148.00

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KARAKORAM

Cologne-based designers Caroline and Christian Brockmeyer are passionate about sustainable, natural wools, and their KARAKORAM hats meet the challenges of winter with integrity and beauty. Using carefully sourced high-quality fibres, each piece is made by a social enterprise supporting women to earn a fair wage through meaningful work (every tag bears its knitter’s name). Only the time consuming and skilful craft of hand knitting could do justice to the quality yarns developed by KARAKORAM, yielding lively texture, timeless design and luxuriant warmth you’ll treasure for many years.

Thicker and fluffier than any beret you’ve probably encountered before, this extravagantly soft knit is a smart alternative for those with mixed feelings about beanies.

made in Bosnia and Herzegovina

materials :
  • 70% alpaca
  • 25% wool
  • 5% polyamide
colours : carbon
measurements : 
  • crown circumference 40cm unstretched
care : Cold hand wash your hat in gentle wool detergent (or shampoo) and roll in a towel to blot. Reshape while damp and allow to dry flat.