About USALPACA

We are a New York based fashion house established thirty years ago. Over the years the brand grew to include a variety of lines for women and men, textile accessories and a home collection. Our interpretation of fashion is wearable, effortless pieces that stand the test of time. Essential garments with clean design and high quality. Over more than two decades after its founding, Andean sets itself apart with a distinct focus on specialty yarns and noble Alpaca fibers. Offering different qualities and varieties of Alpaca, Andean transforms the fineness of the fiber into beautiful finished products.

Vision

Andean designs the ultimate refinement for the modern wardrobe. The clothing transcends fashion; it represents an ageless and timeless elegance with a soft edge. Andean celebrates the harmony between comfort and style. Rooted in the dedication and profound techniques of the original Andes inhabitants, authenticity and attention to detail are key.

Fiber and Blend

We shear and proceed with a handmade selection of the finest Alpaca fibers at the Andes of Peru.
We blend the selected Alpaca with other very fine raw materials such as silk, virgin wool and others.
Our finished products are developed and designed by Peruvian craftmen and New York based designers.

Our Story

Family owned and operated “ Andean” was born in Peru with the mission of transforming undyed, pure and high quality alpaca fibers into the most elegant and luxurious coat collections in the market. Over the years, the brand grew to include a variety of lines , women, men, accessories and home collections. We are highly experienced working with the most prestigious domestic and international fashion houses. After more than two decades of its founding, today, Andean main office is proudly located in one of the major fashion capitals, New York City.

Our Vision

Andean designs the ultimate refinement for the modern wardrobe. The clothing transcends fashion; it represents an ageless and timeless elegance with a soft edge. Andean celebrates the harmony between comfort and style. Rooted in the dedication and profound techniques of the original Andes inhabitants, authenticity and attention to detail are key.

Fiber and Blend

Andean offers pure Alpaca fibers – from Super Premium Alpaca quality to Baby Alpaca, Superfine Alpaca and others – next to a variety of blends with very fine raw materials, like silk, virgin wool and Pima Cotton. The diversity of blends ensures the flexibility to tap into fashion trends without losing the quality and elegance rooted in Andean’s identity.

Production and Sustainability

Production

After more than two decades in the industry, we remain strong as one of the few manufacturers that produce pure Alpaca collection. Alpaca fiber comes in more than 22 natural colors. Shades from white to black, classified into nine pure colors. Alpaca fiber can be blended into an infinite array of natural colors,including combinations that do not occur naturally. Our team has phenomenal skills and expertise to transform different kinds of blends without losing its quality.

Sustainability

Our collections are made out of natural undyed pure colors. It means we save water and energy that is used in the dying process. Our yarns are certified by OEKO TEX. We also partner with “The Black Alpaca Program” to rescue and raise black alpacas. At Andean, we promote fair trade among our suppliers and our community. We reject child labor. We provide good working conditions and offer special benefits for the health and wellness of our employee and community as a whole.