Category Archives: Current Affairs
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
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
August 16, 2013 Here’s Looking at You, New York
Despite it’s single square-mile radius, New York’s Garment District has been at the forefront of the world’s fashion industry for hundreds of years. The New York fashion industry started booming in the mid-19th century, thanks to the development of … Continue reading
Here at Peruvian Connection headquarters, we enjoy sharing our habitat with songbirds, tree frogs, free range chickens, and a happy-go-lucky bloodhound named Bonnie. We are lucky enough to have our offices on a family farm in rural Kansas. In addition … Continue reading
July 24, 2013 Happy Peruvian Independence Day!
July 28th is Peruvian Independence Day – the 192nd anniversary of Peru’s independence from Spanish rule, won by Argentine General Jose de San Martin in 1821. To join in the festivities, wear your red and white, the national colors of Peru, … Continue reading