Blue scarf with pink

 39,00

  • Blue scarf with pink
  • Wide zigzag pattern
  • Soft blue of the indigo plant
  • Pink from aphid
  • Tightly woven
  • Woven by hand
  • Colored with natural dyes
  • Made of rayon (natural fibers from eucalyptus trees, bamboo and wood chips)
  • You pay the weaver a fair price
  • Length: 200 cm
  • Width: 32 cm
  • Approx. 250 grams

washing and ironing instructions

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blauwe sjaal met rozeThis blue scarf with pink was made entirely by hand.
The medium blue soft color is broken up by a pink and white band that runs zigzag across the scarf.
Not only the weaving was done manually behind a wooden loom.
The yarn was also colored by hand with paint  from nature.
The soft pink yarn is dyed with the dye (honeydew) from aphids.

The blue scarf with pink shimmers slightly, it gives it a luxurious look.
It is woven quite tightly, which protects it nicely against the cold.
The scarf looks great with a suit or a dress coat.
But it also fits perfectly with casual wear.
It is worn by both men and women.

This blue scarf with pink has a soft feel, which is one of the characteristics of rayon, the material from which it is made.

Weaving for extra income

houten weefgetouwIn the hot countryside, farmers only harvest once a year.
The produce of the land is not enough to live on.
That’s why women have been weaving beautiful fabrics on their looms for decades.
They received the techniques from their mother, grandmother and neighbours.
It only increases your appreciation for this fine piece of craftsmanship.

With paint from the indigo plant

indigo verf om de sjaals te kleuren
Blue paint is made from the indigo plant

The blue of this scarf comes from the indigo plant.
Here you can read how natural dye is extracted from this plant.

It is a special scarf.
He not only looks beautiful on you,
you will also enjoy wearing it for years to come.
And you help the weaver with it.

 

 

roze verf van honingdauw van de bladluisAphids produce a sweet substance called honeydew.
This is a natural dye for our fabrics.

An original gift

Are you looking for an original gift for her or for him?
And at the same time a good cause with a message?
Then you are definitely in the right place with this hand-woven scarf.

A few features of this beautiful scarf:

  • super soft
  • softly shiny

woven by hand

Read also: Why is handmade special?

Also view these blue scarves in our store.

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