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Product ID: 276660

Ivory Pullover Sweater with Blue and Red Stripes, "Imagine in Ivory"

byNestor Yana: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (165)
From Peruvian artisan Nestor Yana comes this attractive and casual pullover... more

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From Peruvian artisan Nestor Yana comes this attractive and casual pullover sweater. Made from acrylic, the sweater is ivory in color with bold stripes of red and blue at the bottom and on the sleeves. Lightweight and soft, the sweater is a perfect choice for cool days.

  • 0.17 kgs
  • 0.4 lbs
  • Garment Measurements
  • 66 cm L x 91.4 cm W x 76.2 cm Sleeve (center neck to cuff)
  • 26" L x 36" W x 30" Sleeve (center neck to cuff)
  • 66.04 cm L x 96.52 cm W x 78.74 cm Sleeve (center neck to cuff)
  • 26" L x 38" W x 31" Sleeve (center neck to cuff)
  • 68.6 cm L x 101.6 cm W x 81.3 cm Sleeve (center neck to cuff)
  • 27" L x 40" W x 32" Sleeve (center neck to cuff)
  • 68.6 cm L x 111.8 cm W x 83.8 cm Sleeve (center neck to cuff)
  • 27" L x 44" W x 33" Sleeve (center neck to cuff)

  • 100% acrylic
  • Lay flat to dry
  • Machine wash in cold water
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Andesicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? No

Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

165

Verified Reviewer

08/13/2020

"The perfect gift"

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I bought these as a gift for my Aunt, and she LOVED them! They are well made and very soft. I m going to buy a pair for myself soon!

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Verified Reviewer

08/01/2020

"Perfect in every way"

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I have just received this sweater and since it is hot it will be a few more months until I wear it. I purchased it to go with jeans and for casual wear but it would also work well as business casual. It is well made, soft and warm yet light weight. It will be perfect for early fall in Maine.

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earthy soft warm light gorgeous

Best Uses

  • casual wear, business casual

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From USA

Verified Reviewer

07/19/2020

"So soft"

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Love it

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Purchased Item:

Black Mirage, Black Cardigan Sweater with Sidetail Hem

Verified Reviewer

07/07/2020

"A favorite staple"

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Lightweight and cozy

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Verified Reviewer

05/25/2020

"soft cashmere"

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gorgeous and well made

Best Uses

  • year round sweater

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Neice
  • Occasion: birthday
From Los Angeles, CA, USA

Verified Reviewer

05/22/2020

"what a blanket!"

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so warm, our family loves this one

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Nestor's mother is from Juliaca in the Peruvian altiplano. She taught Nestor to weave and he, in turn, has taught his wife, his two children and his employees. He finds his inspiration in traditional Peruvian art and constantly searches art and history books to refine his craft.

Nestor is not only an employer, he is an important member of his community. He continues to grow his business providing full-time employment to 23 workers and part-time employment to others when he can. He recognizes his good fortune and shares with those less fortunate whenever the opportunity arises. The income from Nestor's Novica sales not only supports his wife, son and elderly parents — it helps to support others in his community. Many of Nestor's employees were homeless. Nestor not only provides them with work, he provides a place to stay or live.

Nestor loves his community and does what he can to help it. He employs disabled elderly craftswomen to create the unique hand finishes applied to his designs. These women would be unable to care for themselves without the support Nestor gives them.

Nestor was recently diagnosed with a calcaneal bone spur, a condition is often brought about by repetitive motion. He has been forced to modify his daily routine, however he continues to design and craft fine alpaca apparel in his workshop.

Nestor Yana has received 8 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2850 and the most recent for $2850. Proceeds were used to buy yarn in the colors of this season's fashion trends for production.

Nestor's persistence and determination have paid off. He not only is able to support himself but has grown his workshop and now offers work to others.

Nestor pays for his son to attend the university and employs other artisans who pay for their own children's education.

Nestor still provides for his son who is in the university.

 
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