News__ Thornburg does Machu Picchu

May 06, 2009 | By

We know we were complaining a few weeks ago about how we couldn't wait for it to be summer time but after seeing these beautiful cloaks we kind of wish mother nature hadn't kindly granted our wishes. Lindsey Thornburg's latest collection of cloaks are inspired by her recent journey to Machu Picchu, Peru. Lindsey says she was overwhelmed and inspired by the versatility of the Highlanders attire. These indigenous people are known for layering bold colors and sarapes in such an eloquent way that the amount of hidden layers become almost transparent. The collection features Peruvian inspired textiles made of softwool blends and are lined with silk.

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