Alpaca Fur Gilet

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Genuine Baby Alpaca Fur Body Warmer by Samantha Holmes

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£ 169.00

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Product is Considered Eco Friendly YES
Material Alpaca Baby Fur
Cleaning Dry clean only

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Here we have on offer a fur gilet, made by skilled Peruvian artisans using the best quality baby alpaca fur, designed by Scottish based designer Samantha Holmes. This alpaca sleeveless coat provides you with warmth where you need it most, whilst also being fashionable and cosy.

A fur body jacket, such as this one, is the fashion statement this winter, modeled by La Moss and many other style icons, so make sure yours stands out from the crowd, buying only the finest and the best on the market, our genuine Alpaca Fur Gilet. Simply wear it over any type of clothing to add style to any look, the endless versatility for this jacket makes it a coat suitable to be worn from Autumn all the way up to spring and with quality this high, it is certain to last more than one fashion season!

This body jacket is also perfect for women with a sensitive skin as baby alpaca fur has no lanolin and the prickle factor, often experienced with woolen items, is also significantly less.

Each gilet has a super smooth, silken satin lining with two interior pockets, great for keeping those essentials handy. The jacket can be fastened using two discreet fastenings at the front, so to not ruin the look. The size offered here is SM (8-10), please contact us if you are interested in any other size, alterations are also possible.

Genuine Alpaca fur, as offered here, will improve with age and maintain its soft supple feel if cared for correctly. To keep the fur in tip top condition, we recommend a regular brush with a pet brush and perhaps a little talcum powder.

By the way, you can rest in peace knowing all the fur required to make this luxurious gilet has been sourced ethically, without the need for killing or harming any animals.

* This item will be sent using Royal Mail Guaranteed by 1pm. A signed for, guaranteed 1 working day delivery method (not including weekends).

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What Samantha Holmes says about the products…

 

Historically known as the “Gold of the Incas”, Alpaca fleece was once treasured by Inca Royalty. 500 years on, we have sought a little innovation with our signature yarn, which combines fine micron Baby Alpaca (not the be confused with inferior grade alpaca commonly seen in tourist markets)

We select only the finest Peruvian Huacaya and Suri Alpaca fur for our products and prefer the beauty and character of the natural skin colour, rather than using dyes. The skins are tanned, matched and sewn by skilled artisans whose painstaking traditions have been passed down from one generation to the next. The fur we us is from alpaca that have died of natural causes - from baby Alpacas – or “cria”, as they are known. The younger, weaker animals often perish in the harsh Andean Winter. The alpacas have not been killed for their fur. Alpacas can live for 20 years, promising a lifetime of shearing potential of far greater value than a single pet.

This garment was created to ensure ultimate softness and luxury handle. Therefore, due to its fine, delicate nature, please take care when trying on with jewellery. Variation in the finished product may arise as a result of the natural handcrafted process.

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