Many of you have been curious about the Alpaca fur collection process so I decided to take a deeper dive into the topic. This, too, was one of the first topics I asked about when meeting with our crafters in Arequipa, as I wanted to make sure the resources used in daph. products did not harm any animals or the environment.
When considering the material for our daph. products, we knew we wanted to use native Peruvian fibers because of their high quality and unique appearance. Peru has many different types of fibers that come from the camelid family, some are finer than others but all are durable and polished.Continue reading
The idea to include the huayruro seed in our products (and in our logo!) came to us after noticing our friends´ interest in the seed and the meaning behind it.Continue reading
Those who choose to take on the entrepreneurial route do just that, they CHOOSE. They hang up the corporate suits and dive into what was once a passion project. Through my short journey thus far I’d say that it is that first step that is the hardest.Continue reading