Weavers from Isan province
Some of the artisans that make our scarves we have not met in person. As we do not know their individual story, we refer to those artisans as ‘weavers from Isan Province’ without any further specifics.
We have bought their scarves from a middleman who tells us the scarves are from Isan Province in eastern Thailand.
Isan Province is well-known for its vast number of talented weavers – mostly women who try to make some extra money by weaving silk scarves in the evening hours and when harvest time is over.
The women buy raw silk and cotton at the local market. They dye the fibres and weave the scarves using traditional looms.
Take a look at the scarves from Isan Province.
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