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Peruvian Chancay Alpaca Cardigan

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The Museo Amano in Lima, Peru, is home to lovely textiles by the pre-Columbian Chancay culture. A 3,000-year-old woven-gauze Chancay head cloth was the inspiration for this supersoft 100% baby alpaca cardigan. The delicate lacy knit features slightly flared sleeves and mother-of-pearl buttons. Hip length.


Made in Peru. 100% Baby Alpaca. Hip length (medium is 22 1/2" long).


Hand-wash.


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Peruvian Chancay Alpaca Cardigan
 
3.7

(based on 3 reviews)

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67%

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Pros

  • Lightweight (3)
  • Soft (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Going out (3)
      • Chest Size:
      • Feels too small

         

        Feels true to size

         

        100% 

        (3 reviews)

        Feels too big

         
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      • Classic style (3)
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    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    I would buy this product again!

    By Sunshine

    from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

    About Me Classic, Comfort-oriented

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Lightweight
    • Soft
    • Stylish
    • Warm

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Going Out
      • Layering
      • Work

      Comments about Peruvian Chancay Alpaca Cardigan:

      The sweater is beautifully made and it is very elegant. The sleeves are perfect. There is nothing negative about the product. It is a gorgeous, supersoft sweater and it is feather light in weight! This sweater is definitely practical for work as well as for special occasions. I love it!

      • Chest Size:
      • Feels true to size
      • Sleeve Length:
      • Feels true to length
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      1.0

      Sleeves Too Long

      By Not a Spider Monkey

      from Capitola

      About Me Classic

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Lightweight
      • Soft
      • Versatile

      Cons

      • Poor Fit

      Best Uses

      • Going Out

      Comments about Peruvian Chancay Alpaca Cardigan:

      This is a very beautiful and versatile sweater. Unfortunately, I had no choice but to return it as the sleeves were way too long and reached my fingernails. I am five foot six and all sweaters fit me. If you have arms like a spider monkey, then this one is for you.

      • Chest Size:
      • Feels true to size
      • Sleeve Length:
      • Feels too long
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      exquisite sweater

      By Happy Granny

      from Berkeley, CA

      About Me Classic, High-end shopper

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Flattering
      • Lightweight
      • Soft
      • Stylish
      • Versatile
      • Warm

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Going Out
        • Layering

        Comments about Peruvian Chancay Alpaca Cardigan:

        What's great is that the cream color goes with everything and that you see the color of what's under it through the intricate open-work knit. Lovely!

        • Chest Size:
        • Feels true to size
        • Sleeve Length:
        • Feels true to length
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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