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Product ID: 311778

Red and Multi-Color Striped Acrylic Knit Ruana, "Desert Strata"

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Alfredo Falcon of Peru designs this striped acrylic blend ruana with bold colors... more

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Alfredo Falcon of Peru designs this striped acrylic blend ruana with bold colors and a mixture of geometric motifs. A touch of baby alpaca gives adds to the ruana's warmth and feel. Lightweight, the ruana makes a wonderful layering piece.

Alfredo Falcon learned the craft of weaving from his parents, who learned from their parents before them. He says, “We have been a family devoted to the world of textiles for generations. I use modern colors, but I remain true to Incan and colonial motifs.”

  • 0.17 kgs
  • 0.4 lbs
  • Garment Measurements
  • 66 cm L x 90 cm W
  • 26" L x 35" W

  • 90% acrylic, 10% alpaca
  • Do not bleach
  • Lay flat to dry
  • One size fits most
  • 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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696

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10/14/2020

"Beautiful Rauna"

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Having worked in the Textile Industries years ago, I appreciate beautiful knitted goods. As a single knit, it is very well made and quite pretty. All those colors are a dream!

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  • A ruana or

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Desert Strata, Red and Multi-Color Striped Acrylic Knit Ruana

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10/28/2019

"Lovely, warm ruana"

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I am very impressed with this garment. The colors and patterns are very intricate. It is finished nicely also. I will enjoy wearing it. The buttons on the sides help give the ruana shape.

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Desert Strata, Red and Multi-Color Striped Acrylic Knit Ruana

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10/05/2019

"Love it!"

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I love this piece. It has a beautiful color palette and is the perfect addition to my wardrobe. Its a light weight piece, perfect for fall or spring!

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Desert Strata, Red and Multi-Color Striped Acrylic Knit Ruana

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09/09/2019

"Beautifully made accent piece!"

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This is a lovely piece to add to a Fall, Spring, or Summer wardrobe. It is very soft; the colors are vibrant, and it lays beautifully when worn.

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Desert Strata, Red and Multi-Color Striped Acrylic Knit Ruana

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09/09/2019

"Favorite new piece in my wardrobe"

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The beautiful colors in this piece and the way it hangs are both very pleasing. I love the simple buttons that hold the sides together.

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Desert Strata, Red and Multi-Color Striped Acrylic Knit Ruana

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Verified Reviewer

10/23/2020

"This was my second purchase from this seller."

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This was a beautiful Ruana. My first was a lovely taupe and my most recent a vibrant red. All 3 items have been top quality and I have been delighted with each wrap/ruana. I am 59 so I love the length. If you are under 56 this may be too long unless this is what you are looking for.

Tags By Olivia

Just as pictured. This is a dark navy. LOVELY

Best Uses

  • Layering for a chilly day or night
  • Beautifully warm

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Verified Reviewer

10/23/2020

"This is beautiful as always from this seller."

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This is my 3rd wrap from this seller. They have all been lovely. The quality is wonderful. I dont hesitate to recommend this gentleman. Quick shipping and a very good price. I am always impressed and delighted with my purchase.

Tags By Olivia

A vibrant red. As pictured 5 stars.

Best Uses

  • A chilly evening or day
  • Dress it up or down with boots and leggings

Purchased Item:

Fire, Alpaca Wool Blend Solid Shawl in Red

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From New York

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10/22/2020

"Great fall staple"

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Cool sweater to throw on before leaving the house on a fall day. Its soft and the small fit me well. Im 5.1 inches.

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Verified Reviewer

10/22/2020

"Soft & Warm"

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Not only is this wrap beautiful, it is such lovely quality & like a hug to wear

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Verified Reviewer

10/21/2020

"100% Baby Alpaca"

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Soft and pretty, love it.

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From San Francisco, California, US

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10/17/2020

"Gloves"

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Beautiful and warm

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Alfredo's sales have more than tripled since he started with Novica. He began with a few assistants and now has grown to employ full-time employees and several other women who help fulfill his orders. Many of the women who work for him are able to provide essentials for their homes like mattresses, refrigerators, and other appliances.

Alfredo Falcon has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2550 and the most recent for $2850. Proceeds were used to stock up on the alpaca wool he uses in his apparel and accessories.

Alfredo currently provides full-time jobs to a single mother, a man trying to fund his education, and several women who are bringing income to their households.

Alfredo currently supports English studies for his four nephews, with the hope that it will help them achieve a better future.

This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

Alfredo was recognized by the city hall for his excellent work.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

 
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