3259 masl
District: Huancayo
Province: Huancayo
Region: Junín
In pre-Hispanic times the Wankas and Xuaxas settled in this part of modern day Peru, passing onto their descendants a cultural inheritance that has transformed over time. Many pieces of clothing pertaining to this area are considered symbols of identity.
Nataly belongs to a family of embroiderers and is an heir to the traditions of embroidery and garment elaboration that emerged in the valley of Mantaro.