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skirt, eri silk, sustainable and natural fibers, organic, ethical fashion, slow fashion,natural dyes, handspun, handspunyarn,
skirt, eri silk, sustainable and natural fibers, organic, ethical fashion, slow fashion,natural dyes, handspun, handspunyarn
skirt, eri silk, sustainable and natural fibers, organic, ethical fashion, slow fashion,natural dyes, handspun, handspunyarn
skirt, eri silk, sustainable and natural fibers, organic, ethical fashion, slow fashion, natural dyes, handspun, handspunyarn

Skirt Uday

€249.00

uday (Assamese) - sunrise

This skirt is hand-spun and hand-woven by our team in Assam and sewn in a small studio in South Delhi. The silk is called eri silk and cultivated by Assamese tribal communities South West of Guwahati. It is a wild silk and the moth leaves a hole in the cocoon as it has to be empty before it can be processed. Therefore it has a structure which is rather similar to linen. No chemicals or pesticides have been used during the process.
The skirt has a relaxed fit and closes with a fine zipper on the waist. It comes with an attached belt. The skirt is available in sizes S - M - L.
 

      • 100% eri silk from Assam
      • windproof and very robust fabric, ideal for any season
      • natural dyes with leaves of the mehndi bush & teak tree
      • farming: 45 days 
      • spinning: 2 days
      • dyeing: 1 day
      • weaving: 2 days 
      • finishing: 4,5 hours 
      • woven in Assam and sewn in India
Please note: This product is entirely made by hand. Therefore, irregularities in thickness of yarn are characteristic to the craft of handspinning. The fabric and the dye will change over time - the silk is becoming softer and the dyes lighter.  Please cold wash only with mild detergent and dry in the shade. Do not soak. For more information visit: Care