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Men's 100% alpaca sweater, 'Chakana Wanderer' - Orange Alpaca Pullover Sweater for Men icon bankCurate

Product ID: 214669

Orange Alpaca Pullover Sweater for Men, "Chakana Wanderer"

byFernando Cano: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (407)
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
  • 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? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? No

Reviews by Customers

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407

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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Chakana Wanderer, Orange Alpaca Pullover Sweater for Men

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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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Chakana Wanderer, Orange Alpaca Pullover Sweater for Men

From Port Republic, MD USA

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07/13/2020

"gorgeous"

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beautiful sweater super comfy, my brother loved it so much

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Verified Reviewer

07/13/2020

"Wonderful purchase."

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Absolutely lovely sweater, well made and gorgeous on.

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Great colors well made.

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  • Warm and beautiful

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From Centennial, Colorado, USA

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07/12/2020

"Beautiful, soft alpaca sweater"

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This is a very soft , lovely wool sweater. I love the longer length and colors go great with khaki, even gold toned pants.

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Verified Reviewer

07/11/2020

"Well made"

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Soft and warm.

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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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