This delicate yellow summer scarf with ant pattern is the ideal summer scarf.
It is made of thin rayon yarn that is tightly woven.
The colours come from nature.
The scarf’s fine cotton fabric feels great on hot summer days. It is an ideal summer scarf.
Eggs from ants
We met the lady who designed the scarf.
Proudly, she told us she calls it ant eggs / ants eggs.
She took inspiration for this from the ant colonies at her loom.
In Thailand, the boiled eggs of ants are a delicacy.
They can be found in various dishes, such as spicy raw ant egg salad or ant egg soup.
For the Thai, it is a delicacy and a sustainable food source.
Like its inspiration, a scarf patterned with ant eggs also has sustainable characteristics.
For instance, it is handmade using paint from nature.
Traditional craftsmanship from the countryside
There is a lot of handwork and years of craftsmanship in this scarf.
The weaver who made it for you lives in the hot countryside.
As land yields are limited, weavers supplement the family income by selling hand-woven fabrics.
The ladies take all the time they need to weave the fine shawls.
This scarf also contains several days of work.
After weaving, the ladies wash the scarves in water with a high ph content.
This makes them super soft to the touch and comfortable to wear.
Paint from nature
They dye the yarn yellow indigo paint that comes straight from nature.
No dead fish and chemical rivers pollute the precious water that flows near their homes.
It’s an age-old tradition that you support with this purchase.
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A fine yellow summer scarf with ant pattern as an original gift
Are you looking for an original gift for her or for him?
And would you like to support our weaver at the same time?
And give the lucky recipient a message from nature?
Then this hand-woven scarf is definitely the right thing for you.
The scarf is handmade in a sustainable way.