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Exaggerated snowflakes pattern our timeless, Nordic-inspired tunic. Knit of chunky tweeded alpaca yarns, it's exceptionally soft and snuggly, with drop shoulders, ribbed trim and useful pockets.
The birthday present that started it all, the design behind the creation of Peruvian Connection. Long lined and irresistible as ever in pure alpaca, lavished with luxe alpaca fur trim. Rib knit through the waist for an hourglass fit; 3 hook-and-eye closures.
Knit easy and oversized, the links stitch cardigan is a luxurious layering piece. Knit of frothy, woolen-spun royal alpaca, with drop shoulders, patch pockets, shawl collar and deep back vent. Marble or Black.
Our dramatic portrait collar pullover rib-knit in luxurious royal alpaca fits snug to the body and drapes across the shoulders. Black or Cream.
Striped in traditional pallay bands, this striking knit ruana drapes in clean, modern lines.  In a soft blend of pima cotton (62%), baby alpaca (27%) and silk (11%) in deep red, antique gold, carmine and ochre on black.
  • One size
  • Pima Cotton (62%), Baby Alpaca (27%), Silk (11%)
  • Dry Clean Only
  • Made in Peru
  • A striking remake of the cardigan that started it all--our sweater-coat is knit in bold, variegated stripes of violet, tobacco, plum, jaipur pink, and burgundy.  The shapely style has ribbing at the cinched waist, 2 hook/eye closures, and sumptuous baby alpaca fur trim.
    An extraordinary <a href='http://www.peruvianconnection.com/category/kaffe+fassett+designs+cardigan+sweaters.do'>Kaffe Fassett art knit sweater </a>, patterned in lightning bolts of countless textural, tweeded pima colors–from fiery oranges and reds to rich berries, soft mauves and soothing greens. This versatile piece is styled with drop shoulders, a buttonless placket and ribbed trim.
    Masterful use of color is Kaffe Fassett's trademark, and this gorgeous oversized kimono is a stunning example. Soft midtones are tweeded and used in complex combinations on this kilim-inspired art knit.  Bordered in an intriguing pattern at the cuffs and 27
    Lush blooms and parading peacocks stage an exotic paradise on our easy, buttonless kimono. Jacquard knit in opulent shades of bronze and gold on black pima cotton, a large-scale mandala adorns the back.
    Our graphic knit jacket of boiled baby alpaca (70%) and wool (30%) is patterned after an Andean weaving. In black and limestone, with solid knit sleeves, blanket-stitched edges and an exaggerated shawl collar with two-button closure to create an asymmetrical draped neckline.
  • XS-XL
  • 2 Horn Buttons (at neck)
  • Fit: Classic
  • Baby Alpaca (70%), Wool (30%
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 24"
  • Knit in a fine lace tweed, the cropped, boxy pullover in pima (80%) and modal (20%) has drop shoulders and pointelle trim.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Relaxed
  • Pima Cotton (80%), Modal (20%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 19"
    Sale Price Colors: Marble, Flame, Midnight
  • The perfect snuggle-up layer for winter, our felted knit coat is a soft embrace of plush alpaca (93%) and polyamide (7%). Colorblocked in taupe and black with burnt orange striping, it's scaled easy and oversized, with a deep hood, drop shoulders and pockets. The minimalist, buttonless silhouette is left unlined so you can feel the fiber's softness.
    Our Bohemian Tunic floats over the body in an oversized silhouette with a rib knit mockneck and narrow sleeves.  Handframed in a soft mélange tweed of olive, indigo and brown pima, the 28
    This sophisticated straight-falling knit coat combines tailored shape with the fluid drape of knitwear. Subtle and rich striations of brown, plum and berry stripe the dark charcoal ground of this 45
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Relaxed
  • Alpaca (65%), Baby Alpaca (35%)
  • Dry Clean Only
  • Made in Peru
  • 45"
  • The influence of Art Nouveau is felt in this striking kimono, patterned after a Chinese brocade. Jacquard knit in all the warm, opulent colors of the season, blossoms and fronds pattern the easy-cut shape. Detailed with a contrast border at the open placket and hem. In baby alpaca (46%), pima cotton (36%) and wool (18%) in lacquer red, antique bronze and russet on black.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Relaxed
  • Baby Alpaca (46%), Pima Cotton (36%), Wool (18%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 30 1/2"
  • Sundrenched desert shades are knit in floatless jacquard into finely etched diamond and flame motifs on this sensational pima cotton, baby alpaca and wool kimono.  An array of complex color variations including rust, turquoise, indigo, loden, ochre and navy play across the generously sized 28
  • XS/S, M/L, XL
  • Fit: Oversized
  • Pima Cotton (69%), Baby Alpaca (22%), Wool (9%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 28"
  • Inspired by an Andean canyon, stratigraphic bands of color run the length of this handsome traditional ruana. The chic style can be worn as a front slit poncho, or as shown, with one side tossed over the shoulder. Generously scaled and deliciously soft in brushed and woven alpaca with a touch of cotton.
  • One size
  • Alpaca (97%), Tanguis Cotton (3%)
  • Dry Clean Only
  • Made in Peru
  • The tunic dress in ultra-light alpaca, with a fitted bodice, raised waist and slouchy draped pockets. Underneath, our Long Pima Cotton Tank in Black, <a href= '/product/190982-pima+cotton+long+tank.do'>sold separately</a>.
    Lightweight and superbly soft in pure baby alpaca, this dashing knit poncho in espresso brown and black borrows its border striping from a traditional Peruvian manta design.  The voluminous silhouette is easy to wear, with a versatility that ranges from jeans to long skirts.  So supple and drapy it can even be belted for a fresh look.
    A tiered ruffled peplum lends feminine appeal to this lightweight, 3-button cardigan. A lovely jacket alternative, knit of gossamer baby alpaca (70%) and wool (30%), with a v-neck and rolled-edge trim.
    Masterfully engineered, our royal alpaca pullover is seamlessly full-fashion knit from the rounded neckline. Sensuously soft in the highest grade royal alpaca, with ¾-sleeves and pointelle side detailing.
    Our bohemian-chic kurta warms up the season in soft woolen royal alpaca. Bas-relief cables add beautiful dimension to the placket and slightly belled sleeves. Exposed seaming, rolled edges and a split neck with ties enhance the '60s vibe. Marble or Black.
    Echoing remnants of a gorgeously weathered textile, pattern bands from an Andean manta are handknit into this boxy 22
    Fine-lined patterning borrowed from an Amazonian textile adorns this oversized kimono jacket.  Sepia-hued and detailed with black and slate blue. The pima cotton (44%), baby alpaca (39%) and wool (17%) knit is perfect with jeans.
  • XS/S, M/L, XL
  • Fit: Oversized
  • Pima Cotton (44%), Baby Alpaca (39%), Merino Wool (17%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 25"
  • Versatile enough to go from day to night, our airy lace cardigan is stylishly cropped to 15-1/2'' in length and edged in crocheted scallops. Knit of baby alpaca.
    With a nod to Bohemian style, our easy, homespun tunic is loosely knit of tweeded, undyed alpaca yarns into a silhouette that fits through the sleeves and bodice then flares to a poncho style hem. Ribbed crew neckline.
    Knit entirely by hand by artisans, the collectible sweater-vest is a substantial intarsia stitch in a paneled patchwork of striped diamond motifs.  Colored in versatile hues of black, grey, poppy, indigo, sage, lilac, amber, burgundy and violet.  The buttoning silhouette has a slight v-neck, handcrochet trim and picot-edging scalloping at the hem.
    In graphic black and grey, our dramatic cardigan showcases motifs from an Ottoman textile. Jacquard knit of undyed baby alpaca (85%) and silk (15%) yarns, with a cascading waterfall collar and angular hem.
    The artsy cardigan is a brilliant display of color--knit in a unique scallop-striped stitch of hand-painted alpaca yarns in pinks, indigos, plums, sage greens and bittersweet, grounded in black.  The long silhouette has a drapy, fringed placket and patch pockets.
    Knit in textural stripes of granite and mineral hues, our adorable cropped pullover has a boxy shape and a blanket-stitched neckline; in alpaca (52%), cotton (30%), wool (13%), silk (3%) and nylon (2%).
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Classic
  • Alpaca (52%), Cotton (30%), Wool (13%), Silk (3%), Nylon (2%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 19''
  • Colorful patterns from an Indian festival costume adorn this sophisticated, classic-fitting knit coat in black alpaca. Artisan intarsia knit for drape and flow.  The 48
    Complex pattern striping from a Cuzco region manta lends its soft colors and flowing lines to this fine gauge shawl-collared wrap. A knit interpretation of a traditional woven textile, this stunning piece falls longer at the sides. The blend of Peruvian pima cotton (79%), baby alpaca (15%) and wool (6%) in taupe, khaki, rose, brown, sky blue and violet.
  • XS-XL
  • Pima Cotton (79%), Baby Alpaca (15%), Wool (6%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • Our exquisite artisan jacket is hand knit of pima cotton in sumptuous shades of iris, raisin, sunflower, French blue and violet. Intarsia knit flowers are richly traced in hand-embroidery for a dimensional look.   The shaped silhouette has a notched collar, handcrocheted trim and shell buttons.
    A substantial art knit in alpaca (52%) and wool (48%), the cardigan is scrolled in cayenne, chambray, indigo and jade on birch. Handcrocheted borders echo a dramatic floral lace inset in back.
  • XS-XL
  • 5 Horn Buttons
  • Fit: Classic
  • Alpaca (52%), Wool (48%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 35"
  • A blissful embrace of ultra-soft, woolen-spun royal alpaca, our oversized pullover has clean, architectural lines and textural stitching at the round neck, drop shoulders and ¾-sleeves.
    An ultra-chic essential, the tunic is knit of sublimely soft, woolen-spun royal alpaca. Rolled neck; drop shoulders; dolman sleeves. Extra-long rib knit trim at the cuffs and hem create a soft blouson shape.
    Downy soft and light as a whisper, our tunic is a sheer knit of Black baby alpaca (60%), nylon (35%) and merino wool (5%), with an A-line shape, waist tie and a deep cowlneck that can be pulled down over the shoulders.
  • XS-XL
  • Self-Tie
  • Fit: Semi-Fitted
  • Baby Alpaca (60%), Nylon (35%), Merino Wool (5%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 30"
  • Our contemporary spin on the classic Aran cable knit, in exotically soft, woolen-spun royal alpaca. Styled with ribbed t-neck, saddle shoulders and extra deep side slits.
    Our luxurious take on a fisherman sweater without the bulk or weight. Frothy and ultra soft in woolen-spun, royal alpaca, it's knit in a mix of textural cables and lattice stitching with a crewneck, drop shoulders and ribbed trim.
    A column of tone-on-tone cabling adds dimension to the full-fashion knit pima t-neck. Ribbed down the raglan sleeves; extra-long rib knit trim.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Fitted
  • 100% Pima Cotton
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 25"
    Sale Price Colors: Oyster, Cherry, Azul
  • Fusing Milanese technique with artisan-made yarns, the cardigan is an impressionistic mirage of autumnal jewel tones. Knit of soft, hand-painted, alpaca (92%) and wool (8%) bouclé yarns, it has drop shoulders, concealed pockets, a buttonless placket and darkened ribbing at the cuffs and hem.
    Elaborate patterning from an antique Persian carpet is replicated in rich oriental rug hues of crimson, chambray, black and clay. This extraordinary cardigan is jacquard knit of pure pima, with drop shoulders and a clean-finished, kimono-inspired placket.
    A frothy confection in woolen royal alpaca for unbelievable softness. Nicely detailed with a curving, asymmetrical collar, princess seams and and a three-button placket.
    Our long, lean, boot-length cardigan is full fashion knit in a pared-down silhouette of baby alpaca (70%) and wool (30%), with a buttonless placket and banded trim.
    The Aster Blue cardigan is knit in a textural honeycomb of frothy baby alpaca (49%), nylon (29%), pima (18%) and wool (4%). Saddle shoulders; patch pockets.
  • XS-XL
  • 6 Horn Buttons
  • Fit: Classic
  • Baby Alpaca (49%), Nylon (29%), Pima Cotton (18%), Wool (4%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 29"
  • Our feminine take on the iconic fisherman sweater is knit of soft baby alpaca in a mix of lacy Aran cables. Engineered with godets for a fit-and-flare silhouette and finished with a round neck and ribbed trim.
    Fine gauge knit in wide ribs of soft pima mélange, the shapely top has an exaggerated cowl that doubles as a luxe hood.
    Plush alpaca (93%) and polyamide (7%) are knit then felted into a soft, snuggly cover-up for blustery days. Finished with a scrunchy funnel neck and rolled edges. Complete your wintry ensemble with the matching gloves and hat.
  • S/M, L/XL
  • Alpaca (93%), Polyamide (7%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 24"
    Sale Price Color: Oatmeal
  • Knit roomy and cozy, our t-neck sweater is engineered in angular plaited ribs of pima (48%), baby alpaca (31%), nylon (18%) and wool (3%), with drop shoulders and side slits.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Oversized
  • Pima (48%), Baby Alpaca (31%), Nylon (18%), Wool (3%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 26"
  • Our snuggly coat in felted baby alpaca (70%) and wool (30%) is banded in stripes and geometrics after a vintage French textile. Double jacquard knit in wintry shades of grey, black, teal and bordeaux, it has a convertible notch collar, off-center button closure, blanket-stitched seaming and patch pockets.
  • XS-XL
  • 2 Horn Buttons
  • Fit: Relaxed
  • Baby Alpaca (70%), Wool (30%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 45"
  • Blissfully frothy, our links knit pullover, is woolen-spun royal alpaca—the ultimate grade of alpaca. Easy and relaxed, with open neckline and drop shoulders.
    A peplum hem gives the jewel-neck pullover its appealing hourglass shape. Lofty and lightweight in baby alpaca (60%), nylon (35%) and merino wool (5%).
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Fitted
  • Baby Alpaca (60%), Nylon (35%), Merino Wool (5%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 25"
    Sale Price Colors: Natural, Smoke Blue
  • Boho-luxe at its artful best, the complex knit ruana reverses from textural jeweltone diamonds (shown) to brilliant variegated stripes. An eye-catching layer for chilly days, knit of baby alpaca (95%), nylon (4%) and wool (1%) yarns in plum, raspberry, teal, mango, green, lilac and chambray; ribbed trim.
  • One size
  • Baby Alpaca (95%), Nylon (4%), Wool (1%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • Graphically patterned with Moroccan textile geometrics in ivory and indigo, the substantial knit jacket strikes a perfect balance between haute hippie and uptown chic. Handloomed of wool (56%) and alpaca (44%) and accented with an intriguing, cut-float fringe, the boxy silhouette has a round collar and clean, buttonless placket.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Classic
  • Wool (56%), Alpaca (44%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 22"
  • Epitomizing cozy glamour, our blanket coat in felted alpaca (93%) and polyamide (7%) is knit easy and oversized. Minimally styled with drop shoulders, buttonless placket and pockets; unlined.
    A gorgeous wrap for chilly days ahead—our contemporary cardigan is constructed of double-faced, felted baby alpaca (70%) and wool (30%). Jacquard knit in a filigree of charcoal and taupe medallions, the ingenious design can be worn in a myriad of ways. With a wide, buttoning, convertible shawl collar, optional self-belt, pockets and angular hem; finished with blanket-stitched trim.
  • XS-XL
  • 2 Horn Buttons at Collar; Self-Belt
  • Baby Alpaca (70%), Wool (30%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 29"-36 1/2"
  • This downy-soft cardigan is a cozy alternative to a jacket. Knit of frothy spun baby alpaca (56%), nylon (33%), Lycra (6%) and wool (5%). Buttonless placket; shapely back peplum.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Semi-Fitted
  • Baby Alpaca (56%), Nylon (33%), Lycra (6%), Wool (5%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 30"
  • Melding comfort with all the colors of the moors, our cardigan is knit of hand-painted yarns of alpaca (92%) and wool (8%). Exaggerated collar, patch pockets; buttonless placket.
    Fusing time-honored tradition with modern wearability, the shaped v-neck cardigan is patterned in Andean manta stripes of chambray, russet, peat and taupe. Handloomed of silky baby alpaca (69%), wool (29%) and pima (2%).
  • XS-XL
  • 3 Horn Buttons at Waist
  • Fit: Classic
  • Baby Alpaca (69%), Wool (29%), Pima Cotton (2%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 30"
  • A sleek, polished layering essential, the v-neck pullover is full-fashion, fine gauge knit of weightless pima (60%) and modal (40%).
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Semi-Fitted
  • Pima Cotton (60%), Modal (40%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 24"
    Sale Price Colors: Black, Smoke Blue
  • Large-scale chrysanthemums form a twilight garden in black and blue. Loomed in a substantial, heathery blend of alpaca (88%), polyamide (6%), nylon (5%) and wool (1%) yarns, this cuddly-soft knit coat is styled with a buttonless shawl placket, drop shoulders and patch pockets.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Classic
  • Alpaca (88%), Polyamide (6%), Nylon (5%), Wool (1%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 31"
  • A refined take on the classic cabled fisherman, our slim pullover is knit in a textural medley of stitches of silky mercerized pima. Detailed with crewneck and ribbed trim.
    Vining mandalas in rich hues of maple and indigo trace our refined, double-faced cardigan. Jacquard knit of baby alpaca (67%), wool (29%) and cotton (4%), then felted for a substantial jacket-like appeal. Cleanly styled with a stand collar, v-neck, patch pockets and piped knit trim.
  • XS-XL
  • 3 Horn Buttons at Waist
  • Fit: Classic
  • Baby Alpaca (67%), Wool (29%), Cotton (4%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 30"
  • Intricate linework traces our cardigan in sophisticated tones of black on grey baby alpaca. A chic jacket alternative, with black piping at the neck and zippered placket.
    A sumptuous embrace of plush, felted alpaca (93%) and nylon (7%), this minimalist coat design is the perfect snuggle-up layer for wintry days. Knit easy and oversized, with a generous hood, drop shoulders, wide sleeves and pockets. The voluminous overlap requires no closure, and we've left it intentionally unlined so you can feel the fiber's softness.
    Winter's coziest layer is a striking statement piece as well. Double jacquard knit of felted baby alpaca (70%) and wool (30%), the grey and charcoal cocoon vest showcases large-scale florals from a Russian folk painting. Detailed with an exaggerated shawl collar, deep back pleat and blanket-stitched trim. Gorgeous belted or left to float free.
    Cool-weather dressing with global-chic attitude, our poncho is a bold graphic patchwork of kilim geometrics in deep shades of violet, teal, black, maple and merlot. Handloomed of textural alpaca (57%), pima (39%), baby alpaca (3%) and wool (1%) yarns, with tasseled fringe.
  • One size
  • Alpaca (57%), Pima Cotton (39%), Baby Alpaca (3%), Wool (1%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • Diamonds in red clay and peat subtly pattern our chic tunic-dress. In a soft, felted jacquard of baby alpaca (66%), wool (28%) and pima (6%), with ¾-sleeves, pockets and a drop waist with side gathers.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Classic
  • Baby Alpaca (66%), Wool (28%), Pima Cotton (6%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 32"
  • An edgy take on the traditional Andean ruana: fringed in leather and patterned in folkloric flowers. This dramatic layer is fine gauge knit of double-faced baby alpaca that reverses from a black (shown) to a pewter ground.
  • One size
  • 100% Baby Alpaca; Trim- 100% Leather
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • Our cropped, textural, lace knit cardigan is framed in handcrocheted stripes of plum, midnight, sage and shale. Pima (44%), baby alpaca (40%) and wool (16%).
  • XS-XL
  • 5 Mother of Pearl Buttons
  • Fit: Semi-Fitted
  • Pima Cotton (44%), Baby Alpaca (40%), Wool (16%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 20"
  • The luxe capelet is knit in wide ribs of alpaca fur and baby alpaca yarns.
    Effortless high impact, our boot-length vest is patterned in elongating stripes and geometrics from a Navajo weaving. Jacquard knit in pine, indigo and spice baby alpaca (70%) and wool (30%), with buttonless, draping placket.
    Lush baby alpaca fur adds a super-luxe accent to the funnel-neck poncho. Horizontally rib knit of Black baby alpaca and detailed with hidden snaps to form wide, bracelet-length sleeves.
  • S/M, L/XL
  • 2 Hidden Snap Buttons
  • 100% Baby Alpaca; Trim- 100% Baby Alpaca Fur
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • Geometrics from an old Moroccan rug are handloomed into our tweeded art knit of persimmon, teal, indigo, violet and putty pima (60%) and alpaca (40%). Drop shoulders; buttonless placket; crocheted trim.
    Ethnographic motifs from an ancient Chinese textile are knit in tweeded shades of ecru on black. In a frothy, textural bouclé of alpaca (86%), pima (10%) and nylon (4%), our cozy cardigan has a buttonless placket and pockets.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Classic
  • Alpaca (86%), Pima Cotton (10%), Nylon (4%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Bolivia
  • 30"
  • Primitive folk art flowers climb the lacy charcoal ground of this magnificent work of art cardigan. Superbly handcrocheted of alpaca (70%), wool (15%) and pima (15%) in vegetal-dye shades of plum, teal, jade, dusty rose and merlot. Finished with a v-neck and scalloped hem.
    Instant chic, our subtly striated tunic is handloomed in dusky tweeded hues of pima (64%), baby alpaca (26%) and wool (10%). Fabulous atop skinny pants or leggings, with ¾-sleeves and crocheted trim.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Classic
  • Pima Cotton (64%), Baby Alpaca (26%), Wool (10%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 31"
  • A gorgeous color study, this Kaffe Fassett collectible is intarsia knit in a patchwork of variegated stripes of indigo, turquoise, lapis, graphite and leaf green. The texture results from a mix of bouclé and mercerized pima yarns. Drop shoulders; buttonless placket.
    Our bestselling pullover in woolen-spun baby alpaca royal, the finest grade of alpaca. Unbelievably light and lofty, these luxe, versatile henleys are full-fashion knit with a convertible mock neck, deep ribbed cuffs and contemporary exposed seams.
    Gorgeously graphic, this collectible kimono from Kaffe Fassett is intarsia knit in optical diamonds. Rendered in dozens of hand-tweeded pima yarns—from ruby, blush and copper to plum, sky, indigo and sage. Drop shoulders; ¾ sleeves.
    A portrait of minimalist luxe, the tunic is full-fashion knit of cloud soft pima (60%) and modal (40%). Beautifully finished with a bateau neck, drop shoulders and deep side slits.
    The season's must-have piece—a contemporary knit jacket of boiled baby alpaca (70%) and wool (30%). Graphically patterned in black and taupe with pops of henna, it's styled with blanket-stitched edges and an exaggerated shawl collar with two-button closure at the neck to create an asymmetrical draped neckline.
  • XS-XL
  • 2 Horn Buttons
  • Fit: Classic
  • Baby Alpaca (70%), Wool (30%)
  • Dry Clean Only
  • Made in Peru
  • 26"
  • A stunning alternative to a jacket, our long pima cardigan is an intriguing pastiche of vining florals and geometrics from a Turkoman textile. Jacquard knit in jewel­tones of garnet, raspberry and teal on a ground of black, it's minimally styled with a buttonless placket and pattern-defined waist.
    Motifs inspired by Plains Indian textiles form an intriguing mosaic on this collectible art knit. In earthy shades of adobe, chambray, sage, guava and pearl white pima, the cropped cardigan is intarsia knit with an open placket and ribbed split back hem.
    Stenciled Japanese florals form a shadowy web in graphic black on taupe. The polished cardigan is double jacquard knit in a soft, lightweight blend of pima (46%), baby alpaca (40%) and nylon (14%), with a clean knit edge, buttonless placket and patch pockets.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Classic
  • Pima (46%), Baby Alpaca (40%), Nylon (14%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 30"
  • Our kimono-inspired cardigan is a polished alternative to a jacket. Links knit of soft, woolen-spun royal alpaca (the finest alpaca available), the minimal silhouette is casually easy, with a clean placket, patch pockets, drop shoulders and relaxed ¾-sleeves.
    Echoing vintage pile rugs, our artisanal cardigan is knit in colorful stripes of hand-painted, brushed bouclé yarns of alpaca (52%) and wool (48%). The relaxed silhouette has a round neck, drop shoulders, ¾-dolman sleeves and single button closure.
  • XS-XL
  • 1 Large Horn Button
  • Fit: Relaxed
  • Alpaca (52%), Wool (48%)
  • Dry Clean Only
  • Made in Peru
  • 21"
    If you are in-between sizes, or would prefer a more classic fit, we recommend sizing down.
  • Our light-as-a-whisper cut-away cardigan in pima. The shapely, semi-sheer cardigan has an open placket and circular hem that cascades dramatically longer in back.
    A sensory delight, our bi-color cardigan in forest and black is knit of divinely soft and frothy bouclé yarns of baby alpaca (56%), nylon (33%), Lycra (6%) and wool (5%). Relaxed and easy, with a v-neck and leather frog closures.
  • XS-XL
  • 2 Frog Closures
  • Fit: Relaxed
  • Baby Alpaca (56%), Nylon (33%), Lycra (6%), Wool (5%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 27"
  • A traditional Japanese stencil motif looks modern on our dramatic statement coat. Jacquard knit of double-faced, boiled baby alpaca (70%) and wool (30%) in black and taupe, the tones are a mirror image on the other side. Reversible; open banded front; slim solid sleeves; billowy, asymmetrical hem.
  • XS-XL
  • Baby Alpaca (70%), Wool (30%)
  • Dry Clean Only
  • Made in Peru
  • 39"
  • The cropped bolero is a perfect little cover-up of ultra-soft and lofty baby alpaca (60%), nylon (35%) and merino wool (5%). Simply styled with a curving shawl collar and long ribbed cuffs.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Semi-Fitted
  • Baby Alpaca (60%), Nylon (35%), Merino Wool (5%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 15"
    Sale Price Color: Ivory
  • The height of haute-hippie chic, our cozy sweater-coat is an impressionistic cocoon of autumnal earth tones. Knit of soft, artisan-painted yarns of alpaca (61%), wool (33%) and linen (6%) in a lofty, textural tuck stitch, the coat has an exaggerated collar, pockets and dramatic fringe trim.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Classic
  • Alpaca (61%), Wool (33%), Linen (6%)
  • Dry Clean Only
  • Made in Peru
  • 29"
  • In soft black French terry, the jacket features a hooded collar and self-belt for multiple styling options. Trapunto-stitched, cascading placket; dramatic angular hem; side pockets. Pima (93%) and Lycra® (7%).
  • XS-XL
  • Self-Belt
  • 93% Pima, 7% Lycra
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 26"-33"
  • Links knit in softest pima, our luxe, everyday pullover has a relaxed fit and full-length dolman sleeves. In mélange hues of Penny, Slate or Fig.
    Effortlessly chic, our cardigan is based on an Andean manta, knit in alternating pattern stripes and solid links, set off on a striated ground of midnight. Pima (76%), baby alpaca (17%) and wool (7%). Deep shawl collar; full-length sleeves.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Classic
  • Pima Cotton (76%), Baby Alpaca (17%), Wool (7%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 27"
  • Superbly handcrocheted blooms form a millefiori mosaic of exuberant color on the lacy black ground—a work-of-art pullover, rendered in dozens of pima hues. The slightly shaped silhouette is edged in scallops at the jewel neck, slightly flared cuffs and back-dipping hem.
    The eased, boxy pullover is handcrocheted in textural varied stripes, with a wide neckline and drop shoulders. Pima (60%), baby alpaca (30%), acrylic (7%) and wool (3%).
    Endlessly useful and year-round versatile, this refined pima cardigan is full-fashion, fine gauge knit in sculptural ribs for a slim, figure-flattering silhouette. Minimally styled with a v-neck and banded rib knit trim, you'll want one in every color.
    Chintz blooms inspired by an Indian rug are set off against the black ground of this jacquard knit pima kimono. Framed in geometric banding and minimally styled with drop shoulders, wide ¾-sleeves and a buttonless placket.
    Our snuggly-soft, ombré-tweeded pullover shifts from birch to beige to pale gray. Knit of frothy, lofty bouclé yarns, the gentle A-line silhouette has turn-back cuffs and relaxed rib trim. Pima (53%), baby alpaca (28%), nylon (17%) and merino wool (2%).
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Classic
  • Pima Cotton (53%), Baby Alpaca (28%), Nylon (17%), Merino Wool (2%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 30"
  • Full-fashion knit in dimensional wide ribs, the sleek pima tunic has a bateau neck.
    Knit in a mirage of hand-painted bouclé yarns of cream with golden autumnal hues, our frothy alpaca (90%) and wool (10%) dolman-sleeve kimono features drop shoulders, elbow sleeves and an open placket.
    A feminine take on the classic Aran sweater, our tonal, plaited stitch pullover is patterned with dimensional cabling. Knit of lustrous pima (64%), alpaca (25%) and silk (11%), it's engineered with a flaring peplum hem.
    Timelessly chic for the transition to fall, our jacket is banded in autumnal stripes and stepped geometrics from a vintage French textile. Double jacquard knit of cozy felted baby alpaca (70%) and wool (30%), with a banded collar, blanket-stitched edges and a two-button closure to create an asymmetrical neckline.
  • XS-XL
  • 2 Horn Buttons
  • Fit: Classic
  • Baby Alpaca (70%), Wool (30%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 22"
  • The tweeded pima pullover is full-fashion knit in tonal striations, with a chunky ribbed t-neck, ¾-sleeves and rib knit trim.
    Engineered in a textural mix of ribs and latticework, the long, lean pima pullover is detailed with a wide rib trim at the sleeves and hem.
    Sublimely simple, our long, heathered grey cardigan is knit cuddly soft in yarns of baby alpaca (60%), nylon (35%) and wool (5%). A multi-season layer, styled with a clean-edged placket and drop shoulders.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Semi-Fitted
  • Baby Alpaca (60%), Nylon (35%), Wool (5%)
  • Dry Clean Only
  • Made in Peru
  • 47"
  • The spare, polished cardigan is day-to-evening useful—great for office chills and the perfect barely-there coverage over cocktail dresses. Full-fashion fine gauge knit of cotton (85%) and silk (15%), with a single button closure at the neck.
  • XS-XL
  • 1 Mother of Pearl Button
  • Fit: Semi-Fitted
  • Cotton (85%), Silk (15%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 18"
  • In frothy baby alpaca (60%), nylon (35%) and merino wool (5%) our soft t-neck has a ruffled peplum hem.
  • XS-XL
  • Fit: Fitted
  • Baby Alpaca (60%), Nylon (35%), Merino Wool (5%)
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 25"
  • The insouciant, bell-shaped pullover is full-fashion knit of fluffy, homespun baby alpaca (70%), polyamide (23%) and wool (7%) yarns, with a rolled neck, belled raglan sleeves and hem.
    A study of color and texture, this soft, gorgeous cardigan is knit in substantial tuck stitched chevrons of frothy, hand-painted alpaca (92%) and wool (8%) yarns. A chimera in aquamarine, seafoam, saffron, coral, rose and tangerine, with drop shoulders, patch pockets and clean-finished placket.
    Our long links cardigan is a soft alternative to a jacket, in luxe baby alpaca (70%) and silk (30%). Shawl collar; buttonless placket; ¾-sleeves.
    A wearable work of art, our bohemian tunic in sheer black pima lace is artfully embellished with handcrocheted jewel­tones. Detailed with a buttoning bib inset and picot edging. Bright tassels add a playful finish to the cuffs. Underneath, our Long Tank in Black.
  • XS-XL
  • 4 Buttons at Placket
  • Fit: Classic
  • 100% Pima Cotton
  • Dry Clean Only
  • Made in Peru
  • 31"
  • Simplicity at its most chic, the sweater-dress is links knit in striated tonal hues of Teal pima; also in Coal.
    Based on bold patterning of traditional Andean festival jackets, this gallery-worthy cardigan is a mosaic of stylized florals, scrolls and geometrics. Handloomed, intarsia knit of pima bouclé yarns in rich spice tones, with a notched v-neck and handcrocheted trim.
    The consummate fall jacket alternative, inspired by a woman's shawl from Chinchero. Our cardigan is knit in alternating pattern stripes and solid links on a striated ground of dusky plum. Simply styled with an open shawl collar, in pima (79%), baby alpaca (15%) and wool (6%).
    In links stitch pinstripes and jacquard knit geometrics of aqua, blue, teal, moss and limestone, the buttonless pima cardigan was inspired by an antique Navajo weaving.
    An all-season layer, the cropped, boxy pullover is links knit in tweedy striations of pima, with a wide neckline, drop shoulders and ¾-sleeves.
    For nomads and romantics alike, our bohemian poncho is an artistic patchwork of angled stripes and banded geometrics in hues of earth and sky. An imaginative layer for the changing seasons, it's hand-loomed of chunky cotton (59%), alpaca (33%), acrylic (7%) and wool (1%), with a v-neck, blanket-stitched seaming and long tassel fringe.
  • S/M, L/XL
  • Cotton (59%), Alpaca (33%), Acrylic (7%), Wool (1%)
  • Dry Clean Only
  • Made in Peru
  • This lacy, hand­crocheted cardigan is a time-intensive masterwork of artisan stitch techniques. Cast in a tweedy palette of twilight hues—from dusky blue and teal to soft lavender and deep violet—with a round neck, full-length sleeves and scalloped trim. Pima (52%), alpaca (36%) and wool (12%).
  • XS-XL
  • 6 Mother of Pearl Buttons
  • Fit: Classic
  • Pima Cotton (52%), Baby Alpaca (36%), Wool (12%)
  • Dry Clean Only
  • Made in Peru
  • 22"
  • The breezy, eased cotton pullover is styled with a boatneck, dolman ¾-sleeves, side vents and a shirttail hem.
    Brilliant vining flowers framed with a mosaic stripe form an elaborate pattern on this collectible pima art knit. Masterfully handcrocheted in coral, plum, blush, aquamarine and leaf green, dramatically set off against black. Contoured open placket; ¾-sleeves; scalloped eyelet trim; buttonless.
    Silvery chrysanthemums are hand-screened on our fine gauge knit cardigan of baby alpaca. The easy flyaway silhouette has a single button at the v-neck, drop shoulders and rolled edges.
  • XS-XL
  • 1 Mother of Pearl Button
  • Fit: Relaxed
  • 100% Baby Alpaca
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
  • 20"
  • As part of the grand opening celebration for our new location in New York City, we're debuting a limited run of one-of-a-kind dog sweaters, handknit by Peruvian artisans from an array of colorful alpaca yarn.  Each will be unique, in sizes to suit pups Yorkie small to Labrador large. All proceeds from these special sweaters will benefit the Humane Society of New York.
    $49.00-$79.00
  • XS-XL
  • 100% Alpaca
  • Handwash/Dry Clean
  • Made in Peru
    XS,S $49; M,L,XL $79
  • Always the perfect gift…a gift card mailed along with our current catalogue and beautifully presented in an elegant folder with a personalized message. May be redeemed through our website, catalogue or stores, available in denominations of $50 - $1000.
    $25.00-$1,000.00
    Please note: Gift Cards cannot be shipped to any address outside the United States and its territories. We apologize for any inconvenience.
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    Sweaters, Cardigans, Tunics & Ponchos:

    Peruvian Connection offers luxurious women's sweaters designed in pima cotton or alpaca. Cardigans and pullovers are knit in contemporary silhouettes, featuring ethnographic prints, florals, and geometrics in fabulous colors from earthy to color-drenched. In a range of styles including the tunic,

    poncho, sweater jacket, kimono as well as vests and ruanas, Spring sweaters and Summer sweaters are handcrafted to offer laid-back luxury. These lightweight sweaters are artisan-made in pima and can be worn all year long for a bohemian, insouciant look. The exceptional quality and gorgeous workmanship of the art knits and collectibles makes them heirlooms for generations to come. Distinctive crochet sweaters and lacy knit sweaters are versatile warm weather essentials or for transitional wear. Winter sweaters and Fall sweaters offer the cozy warmth and exceptional softness of alpaca, a sustainable luxury fiber, in timeless classics such as turtleneck sweaters and sophisticated travel-ready basics. These Peruvian knitwear pieces are wardrobe staples for a polished and business-ready look, or glamorous and flattering for date night or a special event. A Peruvian Connection Gift Card allows her to select her favorite from our range of women's sweaters or other women's clothing.

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