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100% alpaca sweater, 'Plum Paradise' - Women's Art Knit Alpaca Pullover Sweater from Peru Curate

Product ID: 180905

Women's Art Knit Alpaca Pullover Sweater from Peru, "Plum Paradise"

Fernando Cano orchestrates a spectrum of rich and intense colors for the design... more

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Fernando Cano orchestrates a spectrum of rich and intense colors for the design of this fashionable sweater. Featuring a plum base, the neck and shoulders as well as the cuffs and waist feature a colorful glyph-like composition. Cano knits the long sleeve sweater with alpaca wool, once favored by the Inca for its incredibly light weight and warmth.

  • 0.43 kgs
  • 0.9 lbs
  • Garment Measurements
  • 73.66 cm Length (from high-point shoulder) x 109.22 cm Bust/chest x 82.55 cm Sleeve (center neck to cuff)
  • 29" Length (from high-point shoulder) x 43" Bust/chest x 32.5" Sleeve (center neck to cuff)

  • 100% alpaca
  • Textile softness: Soft -- this item has been made with natural fibers that are soft to the touch
  • Hand wash separately in cold water
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Andes
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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Fernando Cano has received 10 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1200 and the most recent for $2850. Proceeds were used to purchase materials for his designs.

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

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06/16/2016

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"One of my favorites, always get compliment"

High quality workmanship, unique design and medium weight - not too thin and not too thick. Striking color scheme, even more attractive in person. Will never find this design in a department store. One of a kind.

Tags By EM
Colorful weekend casual
Best Uses
  • Weekend wear in winter

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06/18/2016

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"Beautiful and comfortable."

Beautiful design and colors. Very comfortable. Must be careful not to snag the reverse of the design and pull the threads. Use a crochet needle to pull threads back through.

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06/20/2016

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"Colorful"

I love this sweater due to the fit and color combination.

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05/13/2017

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"Gorgeous design"

Sweater has lovely design, perfect fit (L for size 12), light in weight yet warm. Very highly recommended.

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09/28/2017

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"My new favorite sweater"

soft and comfortable as well as fashionable and warm

Tags By Andrea
great for work or casual comfy and warm

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09/29/2017

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"Beautiful, functional, softer than cashmere "

Visited Peru in 2013 and began my Alpaca sweater collection with this beauty. I simply love this sweater! One can dress it up or down and the design fits every occasion, or non-occasion. The pattern is eye catching and I love the curving at the bottom; something unique from all the rest. I've always gotten compliments on this sweater and love the variety of designs the artist incorporates in all his work!

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01/05/2019

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"LOVELY SWEATER"

The colors and workmanship of this sweater are just lovely. The reason I give it less than 5 stars is because of the shape and fit. Neckline is odd and higher in the front than it is in the back and sort of pushes my throat and is scratchy. Also the armholes are small. Sleeves themselves are comfortable, but not enough room in the armholes. I am 5'6", 134 lbs. I ordered a medium. I think the large would be too big. Overall the Med is a good fit except the tight armholes. If you have small shoulders and slender arms, this sweater would fit perfectly.

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Wonderful colors excellent workmanship odd shape
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  • All occasions except formal

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41 Testimonials for Fernando Cano

Chang Hong

Dear Fernando, I received the 'Poinsettia Stars' cardigan today. It is lovely. Thank you very much. I look forward to your future creations. Chiang Hong Wong Singapore

Natasha

I love the colors, styles, fit, and softness of his Alpaca sweaters. I have 6 of them.

Diane

Each time I wear these sweaters in the winter season, I receive many compliments. They are very colorful, and very warm.
 
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