Chakana Traveler

Gray Men's 100% Alpaca Cardigan from Peru

$129.99
(10 reviews) Write a Review
SKU: 214668
Description
Fernando Cano designs a stylized version of the Andean cross, known as a chakana, for this handsome gray cardigan. Detailed in beige, the chakana represents the link between this world and the world above. Featuring cedar wood buttons and lapel v-neck, the jersey stitch cardigan is knit of alpaca, a warm, lightweight and soft fleece worn in the Andes since the days of the Inca Empire.
  • 100% alpaca
  • 1.76 lbs
  • S: 25 inches Length (from high-point shoulder) x 40 inches Bust/chest x 33 inches Sleeve (center neck to cuff)
  • M: 26 inches Length (from high-pointshoulder) x 43 inches Bust/chest x 34 inches Sleeve (center neck to cuff)
  • L: 27 inches Length (from high-point shoulder) x 46 inches Bust/chest x 35 inches Sleeve (center neck to cuff)
  • Made in Peru

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Fernando Cano

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10 Reviews

  • 5
    Great Sweater

    Posted by Edward on Dec 26th 2016

    Thanks Fernando! This sweater is soft to the touch. The amazing thing that it is very light yet very warm. I have also received several comments when i have worn it; all goods ones of course.

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