This beautiful Raw Silk Shawl with Organic Cotton Fur on the side has been handwoven in Bhutan by talented local artisan under the direction of Chandrika Tamang from CDK.
The silk is dyed using locally grown plants before being handwoven with traditional techniques passed down from the previous generations.
The shawl is decorated with delicate blue and brown embroideries and doubled with cotton. This piece is perfect to keep you protected from the cold in the winter
dimension : 225 x 60 cm
Weight: 340 grams
raw silk, cotton fur, cotton
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 line using traditional weaving method. 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, whom 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.