100% Mulberry silk ethnic Indian handmade scarf
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Handmade pure silk scarves come from natural protein fiber(silk) made of butterfly larvae as they spin their cocoons. The handmade processes used have been passed through generations.
Be proud of using ECO-FRIENDLY handmadeIndian silk products.
Zari (or Jari) is an even thread traditionally made of fine gold or silver used in traditional Indian, and Pakistani garments. Today, in most fabrics, zari is not made of real gold and silver, but has cotton or polyester yarn at its core, wrapped by golden/silver metallic yarn.
Woodblock printing- Kantha Stitch - Batik print
Woodblock printing is a technique for printing patterns used widely throughout East Asia and The earliest surviving examples date to before 220 AD.
Kantha stitch, a popular style of hand embroidery using running stitch with simple needle comes from villages in West Bengal, in India. It is a significant symbol that displays the skill and talent of the rural women of Bengal. Here read more about Kantha Stitch.
The word ‘batik’ is derived from the Indonesian word ambatik, which can be translated to ‘wax writing’. It is told that batik originated in India and that it was later brought back to India from Java in the twentieth century and revived by Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore.
Batik is a 2000 year old art form predominantly practised in Indonesia, Malaysia, Japan and India
Indian pure tussar silk scarves
Pure Indian tussar silk scarves with intricate hand stitch (kantha stitch) by designer craftsmen. Each pure silk scarf is painfully hand crafted and takes several days to complete.
Enjoy the luxury of extremely cozy, feather-weight light, all-weather-use pure silk scarf around your neck or use as beautiful religious head cover. It is very skin friendly too. Buy eco-friendly pure silk scarves NOW!