Silvery grey handwoven silk scarf, naturally dyed using rice paddy earth. Hand-woven in alternate bands of thick and think silk to give a block stripe effect.
This scarf is made from "Sulaboul" thread, from the outer layer of the cocoon, which is naturally the thickest and softest silk.
Made from 100% pure silk, produced in Laos. Silk a soft, versatile and luxurious fabric - very warm and breathable, making it ideal for all seasons. Silk is one of the strongest natural fibres, and is hypoallergenic. Handloom silk weaving produces a fabric that is individual and personal in nature, and slight variations will occur.
This scarf has been produced by a social business that works to create employment opportunities for villagers, especially women, and reduce poverty.
175cm long, 35cm wide.