Meet the vendor!

Meet the vendor!

Martin Torres lives in Tarabuco, but has been schlepping up to La Paz for 35 years to sell his textiles. He told us that he usually comes for 2-3 weeks before going back home to spend time with his family; he has two sons and two daughters.

Tarabuco Chullo Hats

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One of a Kind!

Destination: La Paz, Bolivia

At an elevation of 3,650 meters, it can get pretty chilly in La Paz, and it wasn’t long after we arrived that we were singing the praises of the earflap. We bought these cozy wool chullo hats from Martin Torres, who told us that they come from Tarabuco.


Located in the south-central department of Chuquisaca, the mountain town of Tarabuco is a home to the Yampara people. Famous for their trademark attire—bright ponchos and unusual hats that resemble the helmets worn... Read More

Details and Dimensions

From left to right:
A: 18" circumference
B: 20" circumference
C: 22" circumference
D: 20" circumference
E: 20" circumference
F: 18" circumference

$98.00  add to cart
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