RUST HAND-PAINTED EMBROIDERED PASHMINA

£2,140.00
Free delivery and returns within UK
Description

Treat yourself to a gift with beauty and meaning this season. This lovely shawl has been crafted from the finest pashmina in a palette of earthy tones.

The geometric motifs and paisleys have been hand-painted on the shawl in the 'Kalamkari' tradition by a master artisan. (‘Kalam’ means ‘pen’ and ‘kari’ means ‘craftsmanship’). The 'kalamkar' or artist has used hand-crafted bamboo pens and natural vegetable-based pigments to create this stunning, intricate pattern.

Multi-coloured threads have been used to hand-embroider and accentuate the painted motifs using the 'Sozni' technique. This technique uses very fine needles and requires great skill and patience. The techniques of 'Kalamkari' and 'Sozni' have been passed on from generation to generation and now only a handful of skilled artisans are the custodians of these amazing crafts.

A sold, red cashmere dress is the perfect foil for this richly-worked shawl.

Materials & Care

100% Pashmina

Hand Spun, Hand Woven

Dry Clean Only

Techniques & Inspiration

Varana's pashmina is crafted from the finest, purest cashmere obtained from the soft undercoat of the Changthani goats in the Himalayan region. So fine is the wool that it must be gathered, spun and woven by hand. The master craftspeople involved at each step of the process are exceptionally skilled.

Shipping and Returns
Flat Rate Shipping
UK Free
EU £30
USA £40
UAE £50
China £50
India £50

Taxes and duties will be calculated at checkout for these countries.
We can ship worldwide so if you are located in any other country, please contact us at hello@varanaworld.com or call us at London (+44 203 903 444

RETURNS

We offer free returns within the UK. For information on how to return a garment, please check Shipping and Returns.

Product Code:
VAOEISH003