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“Artesanías del Perú: Historía, tradición e innovación” a complete investigation of Popular Art


I had the privilege of attending the launch of the book “Handicrafts of Peru: History, tradition and innovation”, written by art specialist Sirley Ríos Acuña. She exposed us, through an investigation of more than 20 years, the importance of craftsmanship and diversity that we can find both in the materials used for the creation of each of the handicrafts, as…

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Latest trends in wallpaper in 2019: risky combinations


Wallpaper has always been a decorative element used with great caution. And it has been mainly used with small floral or geometric patterns.In recent years, larger patterns, such as close-ups of smaller ones, have been increasingly used. But, even so, they have been treated with great care when choosing them. I think the reason is the fear of not getting…

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Lovely Alpaca, boho decor from Peru to your home


This post is very special since it is dedicated to the shop that my mom has reopened on the Etsy platform (Lovely Alpaca). As I told you before, in September I traveled to Peru for a few days and together with my mother we traveled to Cusco to visit artisan communities. So along with them and appreciating how they work,…

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A short but wonderful trip in Cusco


It’s been 10 years since I visited Cusco the last time and for me, it is the best city to recharge energy. With its beautiful blue sky (if it is not rainy season, of course) and the kindness of its people; my mom, Thiago and I enjoyed those 4 days. It was the 7th time I visited this beautiful city…

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Cultural heritage and textiles in Chinchero, Cusco


After a few years, I traveled to my dear country Peru with my little Thiago to visit the family and also to visit Cusco together with my mother.During those 4 days in Cusco, we learned more about our culture and its traditional fabrics at the Apu Antasaqa Artisanal Association. This association is located in the district of Chinchero in the…

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A well-traveled home blog


This summer family vacation made me reflect on the direction I want to give the blog. And it is not that I want to make a change but instead give precise categories so that those who arrive at the blog know what it is about. That is also the reason for the text of “A well-traveled home blog”.Besides knowing that…

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Visiting Ruraq Maki during the National Holidays in Peru


Today is July 28, a special date for Peruvians as we celebrate another year of our Independence. What a better occasion to appreciate our craftsmanship. But we cannot value our heritage if we don’t have a knowledge of our tradition and the work behind each artisanal piece and the history of artisan communities.For this reason, Alexandra, our blog interior designer,…

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Discover if you are a lover of global style


If you are a lover of travel around the world and meet new cultures and traditions, then global decoration style is perfect for you.Surely you are the one who brings small or large pieces of craftsmanship from each country you visit. Or now, thanks to the Internet, you can buy handmade pieces from countries that you would like to visit…

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