Artisan: Nasreen Ismail
Handmade using 100% Pakistani cotton, this patterned scarf in shades of fuchsia has been hand-dyed to give it a unique finish. It is extremely lightweight and great for traveling.
Pakistan has a large textile industry and weaving and dyeing are skills that have been passed on for many generations in Pakistani families.
• 200cm x 80cm (appear smaller)
• Hand wash in cold water. Twirl and tie while drying.
|A wife and mother of seven children (six girls and a boy), Nasreen lives in the Badin District in Sindh Province in South Pakistan. Due to recent political and economic turmoil there, it has been very difficult for her to run her home, cover basic needs and ensure an education for children. Although her husband works with a local sugar mill as a Lord Officer, he does not earn enough to meet the family’s needs...
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