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The Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco

The Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco has a newly redesigned website, including a brand new online store, making it easier for you to purchase directly from Peru.

View the CTTC online store

Clothroads


The Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco has made it possible for us to sell many of their exquisite, artisan-made, backstrap-woven textiles through the courtesy of ClothRoads.com online store. ClothRoads has a special section devoted to CTTC.

View CTTC items in the Clothroads store

Peruvian Textile and Story Books Published by Thrums Books


Faces of Tradition: Weaving Elders of the Andes, Nilda Callanaupa Alvarez and Christine Franquemont, photography by Joe Coca. Winner of the 2014 Benjamin Franklin Gold Award for excellence in editorial content, photography and design. 2013.

Beyond the Stones of Machu Picchu: Folk Tales and Stories of Inca Life, Elizabeth Conrad Van Buskirk, paintings by Angel L. Callanaupa Alvarez. 2013.

Textile Traditions of Chinchero: A Living Heritage, Nilda Callanaupa Alvarez, bilinqual English/Spanish. Published in cooperation with the Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco. 2012

Weaving in the Peruvian Highlands: Dreaming Patterns, Weaving Memories, Nilda Callanaupa Alvarez. Published in cooperation with the Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco. 2007