Lydia Estes joins Threads of Peru between semesters during her study abroad year. "Growing up around strong and creative women partly influenced my enthusiasm about all things female empowerment, bridging cultures through art, and sustainable and fair-trade fashion, as well. When I learned about Threads of Peru, I was convinced it perfectly blended my focuses and would provide a distinct perspective on the topic compared to what I’ve found so far in the Southern Cone."
Threads of Peru Blog
Jan 08, 2019
Dec 05, 2018
Give a warm welcome to Ryan Johnson! She'll be part of our team for two weeks. She'll be supporting us to improve our marketing and communications strategy. Read about her passions and what lead her to come work with Threads of Peru.
Nov 16, 2018
The social aspects of sustainability: providing work and creating an economy that provides opportunities without sacrificing culture or quality of life.
Nov 15, 2018
Part of economic sustainability is direct investment in local communities, fair wages for work and access to markets.
Nov 15, 2018
One of the most well-known aspects of sustainability is environmental sustainability, the no-brainer idea that we should not harm the planet (and ultimately ourselves) while we produce things. Read more about how working with natural materials contributes to this idea of environmental sustainability.