A light brown shawl to enjoy
This light brown shawl from Nong Bua Lam Phu is seventy-five centimeters wide.
It is therefore perfect to wear as a wrap on cool evenings.
But it can of course also be worn as a wide scarf.
The shawl has a stylish look.
It is handwoven by weavers in the hot, dry countryside.
In this way, these ladies try to supplement the meager income.
The shawl can be worn all year round.
The rayon yarn of the scarf has a little shine.
After weaving, the fabric is washed in Alkaline water with a high pH value.
That makes the fabric extra soft.
It takes two days for the scarf to be finished.
The weaver receives a fair price for her work.
She learned the trade from her mother and neighbours.
She makes the most beautiful fabrics on her wooden loom.
The scarf was woven in “chicken eye” pattern.
Colors that match light brown
Light brown in combination with dark colors such as dark blue and black is always possible.
But green and pink also go well with this scarf.
White can also be worn well with this brown shawl.
And light brown with dark brown is also possible.
This light brown scarf is a nice gift for yourself or someone else.
Both ladies and gentlemen can wear this scarf.
Weaving is a tradition in Non Bua Lam Phu.
Mothers, grandmothers and neighbors pass the techniques on to the next generation.
The competition with the weaving factories is fierce.
The weaver works an average of two days on the scarf and receives a fair price for her work.
Fortunately, many people appreciate the quality of the craft.
The beautiful craftsmanship only increases your appreciation for this fine piece of craftsmanship.