"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 Mandira Embroidered Shawl features exquisite multicolor embroidery on soft 100% viscose that has the look and feel of wool, but can be worn by people with wool sensitivities. This fine embroidered shawl showcases the intricate embroidery traditions of Northern India in rich earthen hues on a black base.
Fabric content: 100% viscose
Care Instructions: dry clean only
Dimensions: 28" x 72"