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Alpaca, natural colors and textures

Alpaca fiber, natural colors and textures


When you travel to Peru, be sure that you will return to your country with a textile piece made with alpaca fiber. Its natural fiber is soft, hypoallergenic and is also a durable material, unlike other fibers. Perfect to keep you warm during the coldest seasons of the year, and as fabrics to decorate your home because of the texture…

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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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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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Let yourself be captivated by the Beni Ouarain rugs


Morocco is a country with a lot of traditions and cultural diversity. For that reason, its cultural and artistic manifestations are very recognized all over the world. And for us who are lovers of decoration and a house that reflects our trips and adventures with pieces from around the world, we could not miss writing about these textiles in the…

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Achieving a collaborative work between the artisan and the designer


From this small corner of the Internet, La casa de Freja seeks to show Peruvian craftsmanship to the world. In addition to showing in pictures the handicrafts of the different communities, I also try to spread a little, the history behind each handicraft work, our culture, the time and the love that artisans put to each handcrafted piece. Craftsmanship Artisans…

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