Size: 27 x 142 cm
Material: pure handwoven silk, natural dye
This handwoven silk scarf is made with naturally dyed organic silk by Lao women living in Thailand. The quality is exquisite with stunning motifs throughout. This requires a great deal of skill and time. Silk weaving has been an integral part of life and culture in Laos for centuries. Most Lao village women learned the art of weaving and the traditional designs from their mothers.
The elegance of this silk scarf makes it a perfect accessory for a lady.
It stands for a simple and slow lifestyle, one that enjoys life fully.
✔ Made under Fair Trade Conditions
✔ Handwoven with 100% organic silk
✔ Naturally dyed i.e. no nasty chemicals that irritates your skin
✔ Comes with a story card that describes what it is and how it is made
✔ Gift wrapping available for $1
✔ Free 365 day return within Australia
WHO YOU ARE SUPPORTING
Artisan Group: Sawang Boran
Sawang Boran in Thai means ‘ancient brilliance’ – a light from the past, the mystery of light in the silk worked by the hands and vision of traditional silk weavers, a mystery to inspire the future. Sawang Boran weavers revitalise their tradition, keeping it alive in the hope of passing it on to the younger generation.