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January 25, 2012 The Amano Collection

by PC’s designer / guest blogger On my last design trip to Lima, Peru I had the chance to visit the Amano Museum. I heard about the wonderful collection of textiles that were housed there, though nothing prepared me for … Continue reading

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February 22, 2008 The Resurrection of a Chancay Warrior

Chancay Warrior Textile and T-Shirt The Chancay people inhabited the Chancay and Chill√≥n valleys on the central coast of Peru circa AD 1000 – 1476. They are best known for their textiles and fortunately thousands of Chancay textiles survive in … Continue reading

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