This beautiful handmade netted scarf is made in Eri silk by talented female local artisans.
Eri silk is one of the most durable and strong fibers. Produced by Eri silkworm, a wild silkworm which does not eat on mulberry leaves as usual silkworms, but instead eats castor or cassava leaves. Eri Silk is softer than normal silk or cotton and has the special capacity to be cooling in the summer and warming in the winter allowing you to carry this scarf all year long.
Tinted in dust pink with a grey undertone, this scarf will be easy to match with most outfits.
More colors and designs are available upon request.
dimension : 215 x 40 cm
Weight: 250 grams
Eri Silk, natural dyes
Delicate wash in neutral soap, then hang or lay flat to dry.
About the producer:
CDK is a Bhutanese contemporary apparel, accessories, and home wear brand, launched in 2014 by Chandrika Tamang.
Ms. Chandrika is a passionate entrepreneur and self-taught designer who started designing and tailoring from her house. With only traditional clothing available in the market, she saw an opportunity in developing clothing with modern lines using traditional weaving methods. Inspired by nature and the environment, her designs showcase how traditional Bhutanese patterns and methods of weaving can be easily infused to create very fashionable and contemporary designs.
Her clothing line is eco-friendly, empowers women to take charge of their future, promotes the Bhutanese culture, and focuses on sustainability. It has everything to be loved as is Ms. Chandrika Tamang, who has become an inspiring figure of Bhutan. She was named the women entrepreneur of the year in 2017.
Please note the colors may differ slightly from the images due to camera and screen settings.