A word Pashmina came from a Persian Gulf, which means Fine Wool. The word has been used indiscriminately in the market from past 20 years. This type of fine wool come from a special breed of goats called Chagra found in the Himalayan ranges of Ladakh. A Pashmina shawl is special only when its processed by hand as it has a finest cashmere measuring between 12-15 microns in fiber thickness were preserved only by hand. This fine wool is raised and ship to Kashmir, where the actual game starts. A special technique of hand-spun and handloom weaving by the artisans of Srinagar, Kashmir make this Pashmina a luxury product. Those type of hand-woven shawls are made simply into many designs and patterns. . Most of the shawls woven in Kashmir is designed by the fine embroidery famously known as SOZNI WORK. This type of embroidery is done through a fine needle to cover the design with many colors of stitching of silk/cotton on the scarf. This procedure takes a long time depends on the design graphed on the shawl. It can goes more than a year to complete a PASHMINA JAMAWAR SHAWL. Browse the Collection of luxury Pashmina Shawls at KashCrafts.
THE ORIGIN OF PASHMINA
It’s very complicated to know the origin of a Pashmina shawl. Many countries label their scarves with pashmina make’s it too difficult to find the right one. Pashmina is famous just because of its luxurious touch and commonly with some paisley or Flores work on it. Real Pashmina comes from the Himalayan mountains of North India, LADAKH. Its specialty and luxury remain only when it’s woven on a handloom. People of the state of Kashmir, Srinagar are experts to handle this soft and delicate Pashmina on a LOOM. Artisans of the Valley carry a long history in weaving those masterpiece Pashmina shawls which later are crafted with fine needlework known as SOZNI. KashCrafts is a group of young artisans working together to sell those crafts direct to the buyer. Our aim is to provide you with the best at an affordable price. Our products are a bit expensive just because of the time consumed by them. When we talk about the quality and craftsmanship, our products are far cheaper than the other sellers available in the market. KashCrafts promises you the genuine product as described on our website. We want you to enjoy the Hussle free shopping with us.