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Category Archives: Ethnographic Inspiration

July 13, 2011 Looking for Luck?

Black-Guinea-Pig-01 Ever wish you could change your luck?  The local Quechuans indigenous to the Huasao region of Cusco, Peru may have your cure.  All you need is a black guinea pig, beer and ribbon.  The first step is to get … Continue reading

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April 21, 2011 For the Love of Green

Friday, April 22nd marks the 41st anniversary of the greenest day of the year, Earth Day.  Created to inspire appreciation and awareness of the earth’s natural environment, it is now observed in more than 175 countries. Earth Day was founded by US Senator Gaylord … Continue reading

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February 23, 2011 Kaffe Fassett: 10 Years of Collaboration with PC

This year marks not only the 35th anniversary for Peruvian Connection, but also the 10th anniversary of our collaboration with renowned designer, Kaffe Fassett. Kaffe has written numerous books and has created thousands of sweater and needlepoint kits, and his designs … Continue reading

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December 6, 2010 The Legacy of Quechua Culture

Quechua culture is rich and vibrant with roots that extend well beyond the rise of the Inca Empire.  The Quechua language, and its culture, is incredibly diverse and wide-spread across South America, with approximately forty-six different sub-languages and twelve million … Continue reading

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September 20, 2010 The bohemian romance of Prague

  Boho-chic has been a reoccurring trend in fashion for years. The look is most often associated with a sort of care-free hippie style of dressing (think Janice Joplin and/or the Olsen twins) but where does exactly does the term … Continue reading

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