Author Archives: PCAmy

January 3, 2014 Weaving Lives, Engaging History

Join PC in exploring the vital traditions of weaving, spinning, dyeing, and knitting in Peru’s highland communities. Nilda Callañaupa of the Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco, Peru (CTTC), along with Catherine Joslyn, author of “Children of the Inca”, will conduct … Continue reading

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October 23, 2013 PC is in the News!

Peruvian Connection got a kickstart back in 1979 thanks to an article in the New York Times style section…we’ve been big believers in the power of the press ever since.  PC has been in the news lately, with mentions in a number of popular … Continue reading

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October 21, 2013 Scarf it Up

There are at least as many ways to tie a scarf as there are days in a month, and judging from the popularity of scarf tying on Pinterest, they’re hotter than ever.  There’s the waterfall, European loop, double rainbow, mira, … Continue reading

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October 7, 2013 PC’s Favorite Photo Shoot Locations

Over Peruvian Connection’s 37 years, we’ve trekked to some magical places, searching for the perfect backdrop to photograph our globally-inspired collections. The first few catalogs were shot in the backyard at Canaan Farm, where the company began. Founders Biddy and … Continue reading

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September 9, 2013 Artisan Knitters of the Andes

Countless hours and often a lifetime of experience go into the creation of our art knits. Only a handful of knitters in the world have the skill to transform the intricate and original designs we come up with into exquisite … Continue reading

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