This shawl, or “lamba” in Malagasy, is handwoven by women artisans from the Manandriana area, from 100% wild Madgascarn silk usingtraditional equipment and spinning methods.
The silk comes from endemic wild silkworms called Borocera madagascariensis, which are found mainly in the tapia forests of this region.
The unique dyes are vegetable and mineral based. It takes the artisans a whole week to spin and weave this shawl.
This wild Malagasy silk shawl can be distinguished by its quality and strength.
Hand or machine wash
Do not dry under direct sunlight
Can be ironed.
Suitable for Vegans
Size: 88' L / 25' W
Country of origin: Madagascar
Product code: NO4LL
Online price: £ 60.00 + £3 shipping per order