Handloom lightweight gold Tussah silk shawl/fabric. Wild silk.
Gold Tussah silk shawl.
These shawls are simply stunning. Handwoven and lightweight with a beautiful lustre. Great for dying, plant dying or just to wear.
Tussah silk has been produced from cocoons that grow in the wild. The silk worm has the chance to leave the cocoon before spinning. It is not a cultivated silk.
These silk shawls are beautifully woven by village women in rural India.
Length 150cm, width 55 cm.