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Monthly Archives: October 2008

October 30, 2008 Washington DC – Party Pics

Dc_window A store-front view of Noche de Milagros (Night of Miracles). Dc_crowd Patrons enjoy warm conversation, flamenco guitar and the treasures of our At-Home department. Dc_food Guests were treated to the Peruvian dish of "Ceviche", one of several Peruvian appetizers. … Continue reading

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October 27, 2008 Washington DC Store – Grand Opening

Washington_dc We had a fabulous party in Washington DC for the Grand Opening of our new flagship retail store! Peruanista is an independent blog site featuring stories about Peru and Peruvians in the United States.  Watch their video interview with … Continue reading

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Hand Crochet: A Stitch In Time

Hand_crochet Sometimes in our fast-paced, homogenized, dry-thru, mass-produced world we forget to stop and notice the simple mastery of hand-craftsmanship.  Hand-crochet lace became popular in Europe during the 1800′s but some theorize it evolved from traditional practices from more exotic … Continue reading

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October 23, 2008 Inis Meáin: Anchored in Tradition

Replica_sweater The secret of Peruvian Connection’s success is in its relationships.  It is important that our collection not only reflect a unique range of high quality garments but also support, promote and encourage the traditions and life-styles of our knitting … Continue reading

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October 22, 2008 Leather: An Enduring Trend

Treviso_leather_coat_2 According to Women’s Wear Daily a big trend for Autumn is leather – again!  This enduring product has outfitted the desperados of the Old West, protected our flyboys in open cockpits, defined "cool" on the backs of Marlon Brando … Continue reading

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