Pure pashmina is a pride to own. The exotic wool is prized around the world for its finesse .Made of wool that is so soft and fine, and adorned by delicate sozni hand embroidery by Kashmiri Artists makes this an a treasure to own.
While wool commonly obtained from sheep , Pashmina is obtained from a rare breed of Mountain goats that are native to the lower Himalayas. The wool is reared in spring when they shed their fibers and is cruelty free.
The Ring Test:
A common test for a pure pashmina is the ring test. The Pashmina fabric is so soft and fine that it can pass through a ring as shown on our video.
Seasoned hands delicately embroider in the Sozni style. The art of fine sozni embroidery was brought to Kashmir from Persia and the designs are inspired by their art.
The fabric is so fine that you would notice the gaps in fabric where embroidery is done as in pictures and
Fabric: Pure Pashmina
Knit: Machine Knit
Work: Authenticity sozni hand embroidery.
The stole is the perfect accompaniment to Indian and Western clothes alike. It measures 78 x 28 inches
*****If you attempt the ring test at home, please exercise caution so the sozni embroidery threads do not get caught in the ring.
*Note: Color and shading may slightly vary due to lighting conditions. We at Shobitam try our best to stick to natural lighting to avoid color manipulations but it is inevitable.