Tags

They sell for thousands of dollars, grace the shoulders of celebrities and are coveted by women the world over, but the future of the famous pashmina shawl is tangled due to neglect and cheap copies.  For centuries, pashmina shawls have been woven on handlooms from wool handspun from the shaggy coat of a goat which lives in the heights of the Himalayas in Kashmir’s Ladakh region. Read more at http://in.reuters.com/article/topNews/idINIndia-37214720081229

Advertisements