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    How We Measure Our Ponchos

    Ponchos are unconstructed garments, meaning they are not fitted to a particular shape: neither do they have arms. The fit of the poncho is meant to be loose, but the garment can be short…

    March 23, 2017
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    SHAWL MAGIC FROM NEPAL TO PERU

    Spring is in the air, and youโ€™reย more than ready to store your heavy winter coat, but the days arenโ€™t quite balmy yet, and youโ€™ll need something to keep your shoulders warm this spring. Enter…

    March 17, 2015
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    MESTANA WEAVINGS OF PERU

    Symbolism, energy and purpose Mestana cloths are wonderful woven expressions of the Peruvian Andean weavers’ worldview. Because many traditional weavers’ beliefs are that all creation is imbued with spirit, the patterns they weave into…

    January 8, 2015