Use Your Silk Scarves to Your Advantage to Make Heads Turn!

Scarves are amazing accessories. There are no qualms about whether you will look good in a scarf or not. It is the perfect way to elevate an outfit by a notch.

However, pairing the wrong scarf with an outfit can end up making it look like a fashion faux pas. That is why it is imperative to know how to get your silk scarf to match your dress and suit your body type.

Now, most people have the impression that if you are slender or tall, you can carry off any outfit without a hassle. This notion, even though true most time can also be wrong. Sometimes, having a long neck especially can wash out your other features.

In this case, it only makes sense to cover it up to enhance your other features.

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Add a Turquoise Pashmina to Your Outfits

Turquoise, an aquamarine colour brings brightness to the lives of people surrounded by it.

Remember the thrilling experience staring at the vast blue-green ocean brought? The sight is enchanting. This aqua colour resurfaces sweet emotions on a person’s mind. Match it with the delicacy of a pashmina scarf, and you get pure bliss!

The cashmere pashmina has been a hot favourite among women since its utility started in the 15th century. Be it, Asia or Africa; this “soft gold” fabric has found its place in many cultures.

Turquoise Pashmina

These shawls bring sophistication to the ensemble. Hair of a particular Himalayan goat breed is sheared off. The yarn is hand-woven intricately to give the wrap a delicate softness.

You can pair your turquoise pashmina with different outfits of varied colours to bring an elegant look.

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Gift Ideas for the Wife – The Pashmina

Scouting gift ideas for wife? A pashmina could win your lady’s heart!

“Have a smiling wife at home and half your work is done!’’

Being married for over a decade now, finding out new gift ideas for wife on every birthday or anniversary has been quite a task! Roses and jewellery do the trick in the initial years, but what after that? Well, like every husband, this issue had been on my mind for quite some time now, with my lady love’s birthday approaching. And then a bit of online searching gave me quite a quirky idea. Pashmina it was!

A shawl or a pashmina? Has something that small ever made a woman happy? Before you place such queries, let me assure you that a pashmina wrap is not just any random quality material that you get. Bred with the finest wool and after a set of quality checks, this wraparound takes its final shape.
Chances of disappointment? Nil!

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A Guide to the Cashmere Pashmina – Make it last for Generations

Popular among Indians as pashmina, the west knows it as cashmere. It is by far one of the costliest possessions one can have and pass it down to generations. This piece of cashmere pashmina signifies luxury and richness and has been most worn by the elites around the world. However, thanks to the textile industry, they have introduced machine spun shawls which are very similar in texture and much cheaper in cost.

Why is it more popular than other fabrics?

Cashmere pashmina is hand woven for weeks in the remotest places of Kashmir and other regions in higher Himalayas and is exported to Europe and the USA in bulks. It has attracted the west because of its extremely delicate feel and incredible warmth that it imparts in the cold. However, getting to know if a given sample is an original one is a tough job. This confusion is justified even more since it is very costly and comes in different ranges. The price may start from 10 dollars but rise as high as 200-400 dollars.

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Deck Yourself Up with an Elegant Wedding Shawl This Bridal Season

Women have adorned pashmina since ages. The soft texture has won the heart of every sophisticated woman and has become an absolute wardrobe essential. With the changing trends in fashion every year, cashmere pashmina has never gone out of the industry.

Did you know, these lovely stoles can embellish your wedding dreams to a new level too?

An exquisite wedding shawl is sure to make your special day a glamorous one if styled with precision and care.

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2018’s Color Palette of Wedding Shawl to Make You Look a Diva!

Dreamy and romantic – that is what Winter Weddings are!

They say, “We all look radiant when we have the right color on!”  So, what happens when your favorite wedding shawl comes with the right color? And that too, for your wedding day?

Garments like wedding shawls have evolved through the centuries becoming a style statement, a personality enhancer for any woman. Carrying a rich heritage of weaving tradition, the techniques and designs are somehow influenced by Tibetan and Central Asian cultures. Knitted with lots of love and sentiments, wedding shawl and wrap comprises an aura of timeless authenticity.

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6 Steps to Make Your Cashmere Shawl Outlive You

A cashmere shawl is one of the most treasured items in a women’s wardrobe. A shawl, known for their elegant texture and soft wool, are quite expensive and require proper care and nurture. Besides that, it is an ideal accessory that gives a woman an air of sophistication.

Also, taking good care of your shawl ensures that it stays in a usable condition. As these shawls are mostly hand woven, they are more resilient by nature, however, that does not mean that they can’t be subjected to wear and tear.

Well, don’t let that alarm you; there are solutions to everything. You can still maintain the glow and sheen of your expensive pashmina shawl with a few easy hacks and rules.

As you know, a shawl wrap consists of the finest quality cashmere wool and is a good investment. Hence, the last thing you want is to see it meeting its end. So, it is necessary to have a detailed awareness on how to preserve the material of your pashmina wrap shawl.

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Some Traditionally Funky Styles to Don a Cashmere Pashmina!

Got hold of a new cashmere pashmina? The turquoise and peach colours must have fascinated you? After all, coming from Chyangra goats of the Himalayan belts, this ‘pashm’ or pashmina which is the base of cashmere is one of the softest heritage pieces that you can own for a lifetime.

Also, unlike other woollen shawls or scarfs that you may find on the go, these are extremely vibrant, and their style helps to hold up any apparel that you don this on.

So, this party how do you plan to wear your cashmere? If you are still into that boring zone of simply wrapping up around your shoulders, then it is time that you give it a break. Even if you are going the traditional format, do try something unique.

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Fashion with a Cashmere Shawl and Make a Statement with Ease

Originating from the Persian words “Pashm” and “Mina”, meaning wool and fabric respectively, pashmina essentially has induced convergence of the East and the West. It is one of the finest woolen fabrics, derived from the rarest breed of goats called “Capra Hircus”. These animals thrive in the harsh cold Himalayas at an altitude of 14,000 feet and above.

The fabric derived is fine, delicate and warm. Over the years, it has become a symbol of luxury, wealth and class. However, now, it has reached the mass even if the prices are very steep.

East meeting the West through fashion

Cashmere pashmina or other varieties were much popular in historic times. Back in 1796, it traveled from Kashmir to the western countries. Trading was encouraged and it reached France through the Baghdad and Egypt. Historical facts prove that Napoleon the great’s wife, Josephine herself received it as a gift. From time immemorial, it has had the status of royal garment signifying pomp and wealth.

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