Ayni Bolivia specialises in manufactuing small collections from super fine alpaca fibre – specifically textiles, garments and home decor products. Ayni Bolivia uses 22 natural colors (white, grays, browns, black, blends), and 70 colour ways dyed with an eco-dying process.
Ayni Bolivia aims to make an impact by improving the quality of their employees lives through their trade with customers worldwide. Ayni Bolivia was established in 2002 with 4 groups of artisans. Today there are more than 158 families of artisans from several regions of Bolivia working to produce high quality alpaca handicrafts under fair trade principles.
Ayni Bolivia bases its practice on the Andean Ayni philosophy which refers to the cooperation between the members of a community when one member gives to another, he or she is entitled to receive something back. This is effectively the principles of Fair trade, which makes Ayni Bolivia feel a part of the Aymara culture.