Incredibly striking this finely hand woven blend of cashmere and wool is shibori dyed with indigo using the arashi technique creating a subtle and elegant scarf or wrap. The shawl is very sheer but exceptionally warm.
Designer Hemangini Singh works with master artisans in India and Nepal. Ethical conduct and social responsibilities are her trademarks in doing business with its artisans. By buying their product one automatically becomes part of an ongoing movement reviving traditional textile skills, creating a productive environment for the artisans, and reinstating their status in society. In addition, part of the profits go towards funding craft schools in India to educate women in local craft industries and providing them opportunities for empowerment.
Learn more about Shibori: A Shaped Resist Cloth.