This beautiful scarf is hand-woven from Laotian high-quality cotton, naturally hand-dyed with leaves, barks, barks, berries, and seeds. 
 
This eco-friendly scarf makes a perfect accessory and adds style to any outfit!

Striking designs, colors, and workmanship in this beautiful shawl/textile piece can be also used to decorate the house as a table runner or wall decoration.

 

Material:


•    100% Lao high-quality cotton
•    Authentic handmade with loom
•    Twisted fringes 
•    Naturally dyed

 

Properties:

 

Cotton scarves are lightweight, soft, and also hypoallergenic. Cotton is a breathable fabric, therefore regulates the body temperature keeping you cool in summer and warm in winter.

 

History:

 

Laos is one of the poorest countries in the world. During the Vietnam War, it was heavily bombed. Duds and minefields still endanger the population. In addition, the autocratic government has not been able to provide the residents with a comprehensive health system, a functioning infrastructure, independent legal authorities, or a good educational system. Unemployment is high. Still, villagers mostly pursue subsistence farming, growing rice, and herding small livestock. 

 

Product Care:


Wash the fabric in cold/lukewarm water, ideally by hand, and shade dry. Salting the water slightly helps prevent further dye loss.
Do not soak.

 


Attention:

 

The handmade nature of textiles in my shop means that they may have imperfections from the natural process of weaving or dying, often adding to their character and uniqueness.

 

Colors may differ ever so slightly from the pictures due to different viewing monitors/device displays.

 


Our mission is to support ethnic minorities, protect their heritage, and support the educational needs of the children of the Tribes.

We want you to THINK about the impact that your choices have on the environment, other people, and their cultures.

 

We buy directly from Tribes around the world to encourage the younger generations to learn their ancestor's handcraft which is an important part of their culture. In recent years, most younger members of the Tribes are moving to bigger cities looking for jobs and better lives.

We hope that by providing them opportunities to earn extra income learning and making the traditional handcraft in their home villages we can change this trend and protect the Tribes craft from extinction.

The second part of our mission is supporting children's education.

 

A percentage of our profits is invested in education so every child can learn to read and write, giving them a fair chance at a prosperous life beyond poverty and homelessness.

 

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me, I will be more than happy to help.

 

 


Shipping:

I am more than happy to ship worldwide - please contact me to confirm the price of postage to your country :)

 

Returns & exchanges:

I gladly accept returns and exchanges 
Contact me within 14 days of delivery 
Ship items back within: 30 days of delivery 
I don't accept cancellations 
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.


Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for: 
•    Custom or personalised orders
•    Items on sale
 
Conditions of return:

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value. 


If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me, I will be more than happy to help :)

 

Thank you for visiting my shop.

Scarf / shawl made from 100% pure Laotian high quality cotton

£38.00Price
  • INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING:

     

    I am more than happy to ship worldwide - before placing your order please contact me to confirm the price of postage to your country.

     

    IMPORTANT:

     

    Buyer is fully responsible for all the CUSTOMS and TRANSIT charges.

     

    For UK customers

     

    We use MYHERMES courier.

    All items in transit are:

    • FULLY COVERED (up to the value of the item)
    • MYHERMES will make 3 attempts to deliver 
    • SIGNATURE - This service requires a person at the intended destination to sign for the package upon delivery. Courier will NOT leave a shipment at the door without the in-person signature.

     

    If you wish to place a big order please contact us directly to quote the best shipping price. 

  • I gladly accept returns and exchanges. Contact me within 14 days of delivery. 


    Ship item back within 30 days of delivery.
    I don't accept cancellations. 


    Please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

     

    Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for: 
    •    Custom or personalised orders
    •    Items on sale

     
    Conditions of return:

     

    Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value. 
     

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