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Andean Couple Colorful Cotton Blend Appliqué Pencil Case, "Ñoka Kuyayki"

Peruvian artisan Maria Ramos Sanchez handcrafts this pencil case with an... more

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Peruvian artisan Maria Ramos Sanchez handcrafts this pencil case with an arpillera style front, in which cotton blend felt is appliquéd and embroidered to create an elaborate scene. The artisan creates an Andean scene with a sitting in a valley of flowers, a village and grazing alpaca nearby, enjoying the mountain view. Embroidered across the sky are the words Ñoka Kuyayki, which are Quechua for "much love." The back and lining of the pencil case are black and the single compartment is secured with a zipper.

  • 20 grams
  • 0.71 oz
  • 19 cm W x 12 cm H
  • 7.5" W x 4.7" H

  • 70% cotton, 30% acrylic. Polyester lining
  • Features a zipper closure
  • Dry clean or hand wash
  • Dry cleaning recommended
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in the Andesicon info
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  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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Irene

From USA

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05/20/2019

"?oka Kuyayki pouch: Beautiful and Practical"

I love Ms. Marias applique! Her detailed wall hanging of mermaids already hangs in the bedroom. This is my first pouch, which is the right size for small knitting items. ?oka Kuyayki is vibrant and cute. I admire all the details: trees, flowers, animals, and people in her work. They make you smile. Will start giving these as gifts this year. Thank you!

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Ñoka Kuyayki, Andean Couple Colorful Cotton Blend Appliqué Pencil Case

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Kathy

From United States

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11/04/2022

"Lovely!"

My new pencil case is too pretty to use. The craftsmanship is excellent and the colorful scene is delightful. Thank you, Maria.

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Irene

From USA

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08/15/2022

"Beautiful and Functional Cell Case"

Ms. Sanchezs embroideries are both spectacular and functional. We have one of her wall hangings, which is very whimsical. Also Ive given several of these phone cases and also the cosmetic cases as gifts. The details of the images are wonderful. Im partial to the ones with flowers and animals. I use this case in particular to carry my phone around the house when I dont have pockets and it works great. Its nice to have something fun and beautiful that also has a practical use. Definitely one of your big fans. Thank you for making my life more interesting.

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colorful whimsical practical useful embroidery

Best Uses

  • cell phone case, carry small items, hands-free carry

Purchased Item:

Afternoon in the Andes, Cotton Blend Arpillera Patchwork Cell Phone Case from Peru

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Mary

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07/29/2022

"phone case"

The design on it is delightful. Makes the scene come to life. I am eager to begin using it.

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Afternoon in the Andes, Cotton Blend Arpillera Patchwork Cell Phone Case from Peru

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Michael

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12/12/2021

"Beautiful Stocking"

Purchased this stocking for my daughter, a children s librarian and was so excited to see the details sewn into the stocking. People and creatures of the jungle cover this wonderfully colored stocking. Excellent craftsmanship went into this creation.

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Daughter
  • Occasion: 'just because'

Mia

From Southeastern Indiana

Verified Reviewer

09/24/2021

"Another Beautiful Creation from Maria"

Just a note to let Maria know how much I appreciate her talent as an artist. This is my second piece, and I will be ordering more, prior to the holiday season. Everyone who sees this unique cell phone case loves it

Best Uses

  • I use it to 'hold' my keys, Drivers License & a few pesos!

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Afternoon in the Andes, Cotton Blend Arpillera Patchwork Cell Phone Case from Peru

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