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1. Traditional Peruvian Textiles
Hello there, this lens has been created by the founders of the NGO Threads of Peru. We support the indigenous Andean artisans of Peru & their traditions of weaving textiles. We connect weavers to an online market (Our ebay store) for their crafts; providing communities with economic opportunity. ...
2. Traditional Andean Clothes
Arts & Design - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:23:22
Traditional Quechua dress varies greatly in colour, design and style, depending on the region of Peru. In some communities they do very intricate embroidery on their skirts, and some use things like buttons, beads and flowers to adorn their hats and jackets. Embellishments on cl...
3. Threads of Peru Ebay Store
Culture & Society - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 02:14:26
Threads of Peru is a non-profit NGO that connects indigenous Andean weavers of Peru with an online market; contributing to the survival of this art form and to the health and well-being of the people who sustain it.
We're using Ebay, one of the top eCommerce sites in the world to connect you wit...
4. The Backstrap Loom
Fashion & Beauty - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:30:28
This is a lens all about the back-strap loom. The weavers that Threads of Peru buys from all use this type of loom to make their products. It's a very simple tool that has been around for a very long time. The back-strap loom is literally...
5. Threads of Peru Weaving Tour
Arts & Design - Wed, 17 Sep 2014 02:20:21
The Threads of Peru
Discover the Living History of the Peruvian Andes!
For those looking for an authentic travel experience! Discover the real Peru as we weave through the Andes and learn about ancient traditions!
A panoramic view of the past, present and future of traditional Ande...
6. Threads of Peru
travel-and-places - Wed, 27 Apr 2011 16:24:31
Threads of Peru is a not-for-profit, non-governmental organization (ngo) registered in Cusco, Peru. The founding members represent the countries of Canada, Australia, and Peru.
We support Quechua Andean weavers of Peru and their ancient textile traditions. By connecting weavers to an online mark...
7. Ayni: Andean Reciprocity
nonprofits - Wed, 23 Feb 2011 21:19:32
Ayni, or Andean Reciprocity is practiced in the remote Quechua communities where Threads of Peru works. It was practiced in Inca times and and continues to be an important part of the Andean culture - along with the other forms of reciprocity.
The word "Ayni" does not have an equivalent in other...
culture-and-society - Sun, 20 Feb 2011 19:58:33
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