Cashmere Shawls

Cashmere Shawls

Cashmere wool, usually simply known as cashmere, is a fiber obtained from the Cashmere goat. The word cashmere derives from an old spelling of Kashmir. The Kashmiri shawl or Cashmere Shawl is characterized by the elaboration of its design, in which the "cone" pattern is a prominent feature, and by the glowing harmony, brilliance, depth, and enduring qualities of its colors.

Cashmere wool is in texture, and it is also strong, light, and soft; when it is made into garments, they are extremely warm to wear.

Characteristics

Cashmere is characterized by its soft fibers. It is noted as providing a natural light-weight insulation without bulk. Fibers are highly adaptable and are easily spun into fine or thick yarns, and light to heavy-weight fabrics. The original undyed or natural colors of cashmere wool are various shades of grey, brown and white.

Men Shawls as well as Women Shawls are used in order to keep warm, to complement a costume, and for symbolic reasons. One famous type of shawl is the tallit, worn by Jewish men during prayers and ceremonies. Women Shawls include Pashmina Shawls , Jamawar Shawls , Wool Shawls , Shahtoosh Shawls. Other varieties include Scarfs for Women , Uppers for Women , Wool Stole for Women.

Men Shawls include Pashmina Shawls for men , Sheep Wool Shawls men , Cotton Wool Shawls men , Shahtoosh Shawls men , Scarfs for men , Wool Uppers for men

Kashmiri Shawls Made in Pakistan, Hand made Kashmiri shawls

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