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Gray Men's 100% Alpaca Cardigan from Peru, "Chakana Traveler"

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Fernando Cano designs a stylized version of the Andean cross, known as a... more

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Fernando Cano designs a stylized version of the Andean cross, known as a chakana, for this handsome gray cardigan. Detailed in beige, the chakana represents the link between this world and the world above. Featuring cedar wood buttons and lapel v-neck, the jersey stitch cardigan is knit of alpaca, a warm, lightweight and soft fleece worn in the Andes since the days of the Inca Empire.

  • 0.80 kgs
  • 1.8 lbs

  • 100% alpaca
  • Textile softness: Soft -- this item has been made with natural fibers that are soft to the touch
  • Dry clean or hand wash in cold water
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Andesicon info
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529

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10/27/2018

"alpaca cardigan"

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the sweater is great. I had several people at work say they loved it. The only problem is when i took if off a button from my shirt pulled out 18 inches of yarn from the sleeve. not sure how i will repair but will need to.

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01/03/2021

"Couldnt be happier"

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Excellent quality. Saw it in the catalogue years ago and put it on my wish list. Sorry I waited, I love it!

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11/13/2020

"Great quality"

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I impressed with quality for the price. The sweater is very soft and it looks great.

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10/16/2020

"Holiday Gift"

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This was a gift for my dad. It fits him perfectly. The earth tone colors are lovely.

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02/09/2020

"Lovely sweater but runs small"

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My husband loved the pattern and the feel and quality but it was too small. Good deal for our grandson but I had to order an extra large to replace the one I bought for my husband for Christmas.For comparison purposes, he wears a 42 regular suit and usually buys large shirts.

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10/17/2019

"Perfect!"

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This sweater is a great fit and its neither too heavy or too light. It looks like something a rich man would wear. It reeks of quality. This is a buy!

Best Uses

  • Going out for dinner or to church

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04/10/2021

"Inca Muse"

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This sweater is gorgeous. Its true to size and very warm for the winter months.

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04/09/2021

"Beautiful colors and patterns"

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I am a big fan of Novica s alpaca sweaters, and this one is no exception. The colors are very vibrant and fun, the quality is great, and I m sure I will wear it for many years! For an alpaca sweater, this is a great price too. I highly recommend it!

Best Uses

  • Casual; warm winter sweater

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Tim

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04/08/2021

"Great Value, Great Product."

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This is a great sweater. I wore it all through the winter and it kept me warm on the coldest days. It s a great value for the money for sure. Looks as good in person as it did in the catalog. Many compliments received.

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  • Everyday wear in the winter

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04/08/2021

"Warm, comfy, cute"

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Ive had this hat for a few years and it has held up well. Its quite warm, and is so cheerful and happy. I have many winter hats but this one is a favorite.

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04/06/2021

"A wonderful Christmas gift!"

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My husband wanted me to have a warm and beautiful sweater to see me through the cold winter months. I was able to choose the sweater I wanted. I am very happy with my choice, though it was difficult to decide between the red poinsettia sweater and the blue sweater I chose.

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04/06/2021

"A good year round sweater"

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Great color and good value for money. I think it may run a little on the large size.

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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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