Prince Two-Tone Twill Scarf

$220
Color: Wild Gerbera Purple
Description

An immensely soft scarf made from the world’s finest yak khullu. It is woven in a classic twill, using natural brown wool in the warp and natural white in the weft. Its double-faced design creates a subtle interplay of shades. It is finished with hand-knotted tassels.

The khullu used to make this scarf is a mix of two natural base colours, white and dark brown.

Sizing

Size: 35 × 180 cm
Weight: 120 g
Finishing: 4 cm hand-knotted fringe

Composition & care

- Composition: 100% yak khullu
- Base Colour: Natural Yak White & Dark Brown Base
- Care: Use a mild detergent or regular shampoo and carefully hand-wash by submerging in cold water for 10–15 minutes. Alternatively, dry clean or machine wash using the cold, delicate setting. Dry flat or on a clothesline away from direct sunlight; do not wring dry or tumble dry. To keep the fibre in optimal condition, gently steam iron. During the warmer months, clean and store your scarf in a ziplock bag, preferably with moth repellent.

Garment journey

- Provenance: Handwoven at Norlha Atelier on the Tibetan Plateau using yak khullu sourced from local nomad cooperatives.
- Base colour: Yaks typically have a dark brown coat, but they can also be found in grey and, very rarely, in golden brown and white. Our artisans work with all four yak wool shades, which are either left in their natural state, combined to create different tones, or dyed.
- Yak khullu: This scarf was made using the khullu of 2 yak. Khullu is the ultra-fine, downy undercoat that keeps yak insulated during harsh Tibetan winters. Each summer, the yak naturally shed this down, which is then carefully collected by hand.
- Technique: Handwoven
- Artisans & Processes: A team of 15 artisans handmade this scarf at Norlha Atelier. During its production, it went through 13 highly specialised processes.
- Shipping: All orders are packed with care and shipped from our atelier on the Tibetan Plateau.

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