Handwoven Eri Silk Scarf Tammachat

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Hand spun, natural dyed, handwoven scarf. Warp (vertical) yarn is 100% mulberry silk. Weft yarn is 100% eri hand spun silk. Eri silk is only cultivated in northern Thailand and northern India where it is known as non-violent silk because the larvae is still alive when harvesting the silk. Unlike most filament silks, eri has short staples and must be spun like cotton or wool resulting in a soft, fluffy wool-like yarn.

Eri yarn produces subtle shades when dyed with botanic dyes and interesting nubbly textures when woven. Read more...

Hand spun, natural dyed, handwoven scarf. Warp (vertical) yarn is 100% mulberry silk. Weft yarn is 100% eri hand spun silk. Eri silk is only cultivated in northern Thailand and northern India where it is known as non-violent silk because the larvae is still alive when harvesting the silk. Unlike most filament silks, eri has short staples and must be spun like cotton or wool resulting in a soft, fluffy wool-like yarn.

Eri yarn produces subtle shades when dyed with botanic dyes and interesting nubbly textures when woven.

Size: 32cm x 174cm plus fringe

Weight: 160gms

Comes in predominantely white with black or predominantly black with white.

Care Instructions: Hand wash in cool or lukewarm water with gentle detergent; line dry away from the sun.

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Handwoven Eri Silk Scarf Tammachat

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Warm Heart Worldwide is an NGO located in northern Thailand with a Children´s Home and programs focused on rural development. Our Fair Trade microenterprise program works with local...

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