Hortensia Holiday Events

Hortensia Holiday Events 2017

With so much going on we want to make sure you will not miss us! So here is a list where we can be found along with our friends at El Mercado Peru: Saturday & Sunday: December 9th-10th Bust Craftacular Brooklyn  11am-7pm Lightfoot Market Holiday Pop Up 12pm-7pm Saturday & Sunday: December 16th-17th FAD Market at City […]

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spring-up your winter wear

Spring-up your winter wear

Spring-up your Winter-wear alpaca wool What a joyful feeling this is as Spring approaches… Though we will miss wrapping ourselves in yummy and cozy alpaca wool knits, we are looking forward to transition into Spring and we want to share with you these easy tips and ideas on how to do it flawlessly using some […]

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Things We Love About Fall

Ask anybody to give you a list of their favorite things about Fall, and you’re guaranteed to get some combination of all-things-flavored-pumpkin, the crispness in the air, Halloween goofiness, and of course — the colors. Vibrant hues of orange, red, brown, green and all the rest that go swirling about. The best colors, though, are […]

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Que es El Mercado?

Suuure. Technically, its summer. Spend a day in the sun without the right SPF and you’re still anywhere from pink to cherry red. This last calendar week notwithstanding, Fall is here, and its time to trade the sticky bottles of sunscreen for a blissfully soft alpaca wool sweater! We’re not fretting over the soon-to-be cooler […]

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Are You Ready for Some Fall?

Fall is right around the corner, along with all our favorite things about it. Splashes of orange in the tangles of branches, trickles of cool air on our cheeks, and that thing we do with pumpkins. Even better, we get to accessorize. The change in temperature means added lines of style — hats, scarves, gloves, […]

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How to hand-wash your knits

Spring is here, we can smell it and it’s time to put away your knits. Because I’m willing to bet you’ve heard it a hundred times but still don’t believe it, I’ll say it again: Washing pieces by hand is easier than you think and completely worth it for extending the life, shape, and general […]

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Fall’ 15 Collection @ D&A show

Designers & Agents Location: The Starrett Lehigh Building- Studio B 601 W. 26th St- 13th floor, New York, NY 10001 Dates: February 22 –23- 24 Hours: 9am – 7pm / last day 9am – 5pm For appointments, email

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Hortensia in!

Megy Karydes from asks Michelle Peglau, our Creative Director, the role alpaca wool is playing among other luxury fibers… To read the article visit link below:  

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