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July 29, 2010 To Dye For

Attention all die-hard tie-dye enthusiasts: This Saturday, the de Young Fine Arts Museum of San  Francisco opens its exhibit To Dye For: A World Saturated in Color which features over 50 tie-dyed textiles and costumes from around the world. The … Continue reading

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November 16, 2009 Exclusive Knitting Patterns from a PC Designer

Every year when the temperatures start to fall, I’m compelled to get out the knitting needles, and go to the local knitting shop for some luscious new yarn. I only use yarns that inspire me, and nothing inspires me like … Continue reading

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January 26, 2009 Q&A: Meet A Designer

Peruvian Connection designers have been creating some of the most coveted knit and woven designs around for over 30 years now. We are so proud of their talent and endless capacity for innovation and creativity that we thought it would … Continue reading

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June 6, 2008 Father’s Day: It’s In the Details

Alpaca_links_cardigan Father’s Day became official here in 1972, but at least one of the stories circulated about its origin began a century earlier in Spokane, Washington.  U.S. Civil War veteran William Jackson Smart reared his six children as a single … Continue reading

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October 12, 2007 Helping Peruvian Women Help Themselves

                                              Pro One of my favorite things about Peruvian Connection is a long and enduring commitment to our community of artisans. Since Annie’s first visit … Continue reading

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