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Orange Alpaca Pullover Sweater for Men, "Chakana Wanderer"

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The gray arm bands of this orange sweater for men feature a stylized version of... more

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The gray arm bands of this orange sweater for men feature a stylized version of the Andean cross, known as a chakana. Detailed in beige, the chakana represents the link between this world and the world above. Fernando Cano includes in his design a gray border around the neck resembling an opening. The pullover 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
  • Garment Measurements
  • 63.5 cm Length (from high-point shoulder) x 101.6 cm Bust/chest x 83.82 cm Sleeve (center neck to cuff)
  • 25" Length (from high-point shoulder) x 40" Bust/chest x 33" Sleeve (center neck to cuff)
  • 66.04 cm Length (from high-point shoulder) x 109.22 cm Bust/chest x 86.36 cm Sleeve (center neck to cuff)
  • 26" Length (from high-point shoulder) x 43" Bust/chest x 34" Sleeve (center neck to cuff)

  • 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
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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515

From Ireland

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01/13/2021

"Lovely Sweater !!!"

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I bought this sweater for my husband birthday, and he just love it! The color is just like you see in the picture (very beautiful), it is also highly well made, and the size is perfect!, I was worried before about the size due to in Europe the clothes tend to be in smaller sizes, but this sweater fits perfectly well! My husband is very happy with his gift!

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From Brookfield Wisconsin

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12/03/2020

"Chakana Wanderer "

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Absolutely beautiful. The quality is amazing and the color looks like it did on the picture. I want to order another one for my husband.I didn t know what I was going to receive since I never ordered from this site. Well priced.

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  • Nice sweater for cool weather

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From California

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09/18/2019

"Beautifully made"

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Great fit, true to size and the orange looks wonderful in person

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02/17/2019

"Unusual design in an unusual material."

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If you get tired of the same old colors and the same old designs in men?s clothing, here?s a great option. Unique materials with unique, thoughtful designs make these products very appealing. And you get to render assistance to artisans around the world who have never before had the opportunity to market their goods outside their community. This alpaca sweater is handsome, well made, and a one-of-a-kind design...like nothing else I?ve ever seen. It immediately became one of my favorites. True to size as well. Why rely on tired corporate clothing design when you can get something unique and fitted to your individual taste? You?re one-of-a-kind, let your clothing choices reflect who you really are, instead of conforming yet again to styles that never really suited you...while helping to put money into the pockets of people who deserve to make a decent living. Corporate billionaires don?t need any more of your money...or mine.

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02/26/2021

"I love it!"

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This sweater is gorgeous and fits perfect! Im very happy!

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02/20/2021

"A birthday present"

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A beautiful, whimsical knit and the fit is quite good.

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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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