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Product ID: 279983

Beige Sidetail Cardigan Sweater from Peru, "Beige Mirage"

byNestor Yana: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (169)
Lightweight and soft, this open cardigan sweater from Peruvian artisan Nestor... more

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Lightweight and soft, this open cardigan sweater from Peruvian artisan Nestor Yana is a stylish choice for cool weather. Lacy pointelle stitching adds texture and detail to the light beige cardigan, which is made from an acrylic and alpaca blend. A stylish sidetail hem completes the design.

  • 0.26 kgs
  • 0.6 lbs
  • Garment Measurements
  • 99.1 cm L x 81.3 cm W
  • 39" L x 32" W
  • 101.6 cm L x 88.9 cm W
  • 40" L x 35" W

  • 90% acrylic, 10% alpaca wool
  • Lay flat to dry
  • Textile softness: Soft -- this item has been made with natural fibers that are soft to the touch
  • Machine wash in cold water
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Andesicon info
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  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? No

Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

169

Verified Reviewer

11/03/2018

"A Real Wiiner !!!"

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This is such a lovely sweater! I wore it to work and had 3 compliments in the first half hour The lacey stitch is so pretty. It is thin but kept me warm all day (I am always cold). Note that the color is darker than pictured on line, but still a great neutral.

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Beige Mirage, Beige Sidetail Cardigan Sweater from Peru

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Verified Reviewer

10/08/2020

"Fantastic Craftsmanship!"

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I am delighted with my purchase--the poncho is so soft, and a perfect weight--light but warm. It is absolutely beautiful, and I get many compliments whenever I wear it.

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Beige Reality Squared, Beige Poncho with Turtleneck from Peru

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10/05/2020

"A comfortable and unique poncho"

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This has been the second poncho that Ive bought from Nestor Yana, and Im so glad I purchased it! The pattern on it is very unique and I personally love the colours on the poncho. It is also quite warm and comfy although the poncho itself isnt too heavy. I wear it often in the fall and winter, and I have received many compliments on it from coworkers and friends. Overall, I am very happy with this poncho!

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Desert Iconography, Soft Alpaca V-neck Peruvian Poncho with Inca Cats and Glyphs

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Verified Reviewer

09/05/2020

"Lovely cool weather sweater"

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Very attractive and warm! Not overly feminine looking but beautiful color combinations. Just the right length. Can t wait till cooler weather comes!

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Casual fashion

Best Uses

  • Business and casual fashion

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Desert Glyphs, Warm Brown Alpaca Blend Cardigand Wood Buttons from Peru

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Verified Reviewer

09/04/2020

"Beautiful"

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Great Gift

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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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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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