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The journey of a shawl
The world has long been entranced by Kashmir. From the magnificent himalayas, to the tradition of art and shawls, the history of Kashmir is unlike any amongst ancient eastern cultures. It’s a story of four different periods of foreign rule: the Mughals, Afghans, Sikhs and Dogras, who once ruled this ancient valley. Each culture made…
Did you know that a Kashmiri shawl with sozni embroidery can take from 6 months to a year to be handcrafted? That there are more than 5 different ways to craft a shawl, and that some designs are embroidered and some are woven? That traditions of shawl weaving are still the same as they were…