Peru in the News

Articles

Peru: A Booming Economy Fueled by its Exports

In 2018, Peru’s economic activity grew 4% and is expected to continue growing on average at the same pace for the coming years. In comparison, Latin America’s growth is forecast at 1.3% in 2019 and 2.4% in 2020. As a result, thePeruvian economy grew from a GDP of US$...

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Peruvian Fashion: A Must-See!

Designed by women for women supporting women. Sustainable. Chic and comfortable.  Just a few ways to describe a group of Peruvian designers that have been expanding their presence in NYC and at retailers around the USA every season. The combination of the...

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Textiles

Vogue Fall 2019 Coverage – Nicholas K

Nicholas and Christopher Kunz retreated to upstate New York, where they had recently completed work on an “upcycled shed,” powered by solar panels and built entirely from recycled wood and discarded glass. This architectural undertaking was both a labor of...

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Mara Hoffman RTW Fall 2019

" The designer employed sustainable fabrics and processes to deliver a pretty collection of effortless chic staples with a distinctive twist. " The soft Peruvian alpaca knits exuding coziness, the organic and recycled cotton separates, and the tailored...

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Ulla Johnson RTW Fall 2019

Ulla Johnson’s fall collection combined bold patterns, rich textures and flattering silhouettes in a lineup that exuded a romantic, adventurous and poetic sensibility. But its many diverse ideas were unified by an elegant, sophisticated attitude. ... The...

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Gastronomy

Tourism

Five Places to Visit in Lima

The chef Virgilio Martínez reopened his world-famous Central restaurant in the Barranco district last June. Here, he dishes on his favorite spots. In the coastal city of Lima, street art is plastered on many of the weathered colonial buildings in the bohemian barrio...

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