Gallery: Peru Gift Show Highlights Sustainable Design

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Perú is a place known for its alpaca fiber and cotton, but when not exported, how do Peruvians convert these raw materials into innovative designs? The Perú Gift Show offered a look at just that. While not as well known as other shows, the Perú Gift Show saw a strong presence of international press and over 130 buyers from 10 countries. Organized by PromPerú, the Lima-based show featured Perú House, a special installation filled with Peruvian-made home goods with a focus on sustainability. Inhabitat was on hand to get a tour of the house, and take a survey of other sustainable design initiatives happening throughout the country.

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