Enjoy our luxurious collection of alpaca apparel, crafted with attention to the finest details by talented artisans throughout the Andes.
Our collection of alpaca clothing is handcrafted with care and dedication by NOVICA artisans throughout Peru.
"My mother was an art teacher who enjoyed knitting and crochet work, and my grandmother was an experienced weaver. You could say my passion for the textile arts runs in the family!"
"My mother was an art teacher who enjoyed knitting and crochet work, and my grandmother was an experienced weaver. You could say my passion for the textile arts runs in the family!
"When I was 12 years old I won a scholarship to study at a school run by nuns. They taught us many things, including different crochet techniques.
"One of the reasons I enjoy this art form is that it relaxes me. My designs mirror the convergence of different cultures and traditions, since my mother is from Trujillo and my father from Huancavelica.
"I've been crocheting sweaters, shawls, and ponchos for most of my adult life. I love combining patterns and coming up with new designs.
"My life's journey has taken me down the path of education, and now I also teach. I love creating innovative models and new trends!
"I'm so excited about joining Novica, because they are giving me the opportunity to share my art and culture with you, and that in itself is further motivation for my work!" concludes Marianella with a smile.
Flowers bursting into color with the arrival of spring inspire Peru's Fernando Cano. He designs a bright sweater that is knitted with alpaca wool, once favored by the Inca for its incredibly light weight and warmth.
The ancient glyphs of the Inca Empire inspire Fernando Cano to design this elegant turquoise green sweater. He knits it with alpaca wool featuring abstract glyphs on the cuffs and waist. Alpaca wool has been prized in the Andean region for centuries....read more
Luis Enrique Gonzales designs a coat of feminine elegance in plum and silver. The reversible coat fastens with two buttons covered in the same material and the front drapes in a diagonal fall. Gonzales selects baby alpaca that is, the fleece from the....read more
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