"Sevya" is a Sanskrit word that means "caring through service." Sevya is dedicated to preserving the indigenous art forms and cultures of India by supporting the artisan communities who uphold these traditions. All of Sevya's fair trade products are made by artisan groups using centuries-old craft traditions, with the finest natural fibers and materials. Sevya works with artisan cooperatives throughout India to develop contemporary styles and designs that showcase their traditional and eco-friendly methods of handcraft--including hand-loom, block-printing, tie-dye, and embroidery.
The Sarvani Scarf is hand-woven by master weavers in India and features an intricate jacquard weave with stripes and handmade tassels. This elegant handloom scarf is made of 100% fine cotton thread, and is entirely handmade. A number of highly skilled artisans are involved in the making of each scarf; from spinning the yarn to setting the loom barrels, weaving, and making the tassels, and no electricity is used at any stage of production.
Dimensions: 28" x 71"