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Read our latest news and features, discussing everything from the properties of alpaca wool, to gear lists for hiking and traveling; from ideas about living more sustainably, to information about traveling and hiking in Peru. Browse our articles, or use the search button to find what you're looking for.

Biodegradable vs. Compostable - What is the Difference?

Biodegradable vs. Compostable - What is the Difference?

Learn the difference between biodegradable and compostable waste and how we strive for sustainability.

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Coronavirus In Peru - Travel Updates

Coronavirus In Peru - Travel Updates

Find out where and how you can travel in Peru as the country reopens after a long lockdown in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic....

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Why You Should Wear Alpaca Wool Clothes For Ski Touring or Splitboard Touring

Why You Should Wear Alpaca Wool Clothes For Ski Touring or Splitboard Touring

Find out why you should wear Arms of Andes alpaca baselayer or alpaca midlayer on your next ski tour or splitboard tour.

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Clothing for Snowboarding & Skiing

Clothing for Snowboarding & Skiing

Ever wondered if alpaca wool is good for the slopes? In this article, we explore why alpaca clothing is essential for skiing and snowboarding.

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New Year, New You - Sustainable New Year's Resolutions

New Year, New You - Sustainable New Year's Resolutions

Instead of making big resolutions, choose a few of these small steps to help you towards your goal of living more sustainably.

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Winter Camping | What to Sleep in for Cold Weather

Winter Camping | What to Sleep in for Cold Weather

Camping can be fun, but without the right gear, you might end up cold and miserable! Find out how to stay warm in winter camping....

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The Colors You're Wearing

The Colors You're Wearing

To take our sustainability even further we have introduced a line of Natural Colors, dyes with pigments extracted from plants and insects. Find out more...

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Black Friday - The Dark Side

Black Friday - The Dark Side

It’s Thanksgiving which means that Black Friday is coming up! We discuss why Black Friday might not be such a good thing.

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How to Layer Clothing

How to Layer Clothing

Layering is a way of wearing clothing to protect you from the elements, while allowing you to adjust to variable conditions.

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