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Category Archives: Luxury Fibers & Textiles

May 10, 2010 The Allure of Lace

Characterized by its delicate workmanship and intricate, airy patterns, lace has been cherished as a decorative adornment for centuries. There’s been some controversy as to when and where lace-making began. Some believe that its origins are in ancient Rome, where … Continue reading

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March 1, 2010 Caviar, Couture, and Peruvian Connection

Peruvian Connection has just been featured in the Winter 2010 edition of Caviar Affair, an über-tony quarterly magazine dedicated to the lifestyles of the rich and famous. With articles on decadent culinary experiences, bespoke travel and opulent style, the magazine … Continue reading

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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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January 28, 2010 A Rose is a Rose…

No flower in human history has ever been as beloved as the rose. Spanning centuries and cultures, roses are symbols of love, war, passion and politics. Their timeless beauty has inspired poetry and plays by everyone from Shakespeare to Robert … Continue reading

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January 11, 2010 Color Your World…Naturally

 Women in Pitumarka dye alpaca in cochineal (photo courtesy of Kelsey Quam) In a world where more and more objects are created artificially, it’s comforting to know that dyes can still be obtained from natural sources—mainly plants, animals and minerals. … Continue reading

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