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Category Archives: Ethnographic Inspiration

February 25, 2010 Blooming Inspirations

Spring is here…at Peruvian Connection at least. Although the snow is falling and winter is still calling, warm up your wardrobe with our latest spring selections. We traveled back in time and across oceans to bring you an inspirational palette … Continue reading

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February 11, 2010 H.E.L.P. Makes Dreams a Reality for Orphans in Malawi

Over one million children in Malawi are without a parent, a home, and an education. Peruvian Connection has joined the efforts of H.E.L.P, a nonprofit organization, to make it possible for these children to make their dreams a reality, by … Continue reading

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November 23, 2009 India’s Inspiring Mystique

From the famous Patola weaving of Patan to the intricate art of wood block printing, India’s mystical textile legacy has long been a touchstone of inspiration for our global designs. As I was amorously ogling the upcoming spring collection, gorgeous … Continue reading

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July 6, 2009 Shipibo Art

There just isn’t enough room in our catalogues or even on our website to fully describe how special some of our pieces are, and a classic example of that is the Shipibo Artisan Shawl pictured together with the Audrey Dress in the … Continue reading

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September 8, 2008 Interpreting India’s Beauty Into Knit

Andhra_pradesh_coverlet (A 19th Century Coverlet from Andhra Pradesh.) Winter08_15a_152_lowres (Our Shadow Blossom Skirt and Gilded Lily Kimono were inspired by the antique textile shown above.) Beautiful textiles and crafts, vibrant religious festivals and a sensorial cuisine, Andhra Pradesh (situated on … Continue reading

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