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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

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Summer on the Farm

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

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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

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A Celebration of LBDs

The Little Black Dress (LBD) is a fashion staple that every woman should have in her closet. LBDs come in every shape and fabric, making them the perfect foil for year-round style statements, and now the centerpiece of a fashion … Continue reading

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July 9, 2013 Into the Wild Blue Yonder

Peruvian Connection’s designers got the blues this past weekend when they participated in an indigo dyeing workshop in Kansas City. Taught by renowned fiber and textile artist Neil Goss, they learned the techniques of dyeing with natural indigo, using native Kansas … Continue reading

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