Handmade Sustainable Floral Silk Fabric from Vietnam

$14.00

Beautifully soft and lightweight silk from Hoi An, Vietnam. This is a 100% natural product, grown and woven in Nha Xa Silk Village; dyed and designed in Thanh Ha Village. Adorned with a daisy pattern, in teal and gold. 150g per metre.

Warehouse Country: VN
Warehouse City: Hoi An Town
In stock
189
SKU 2719
 

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46.69
Carbon Impacts Offset Points
Offset Score: 70.4669 %
70.4669% Complete
328.5
Water Impacts Offset Points
Offset Score: 73.285 %
73.285% Complete
0.58
Chemical Impacts Offset Points
Offset Score: 70.0058 %
70.0058% Complete
50
Waste Impacts Offset Points
Offset Score: 100 %
100% Complete

Silk is a natural protein fiber produced from the silkworm’s cocoon, and some forms can be woven into textiles. It takes around 3,000 silkworms consuming 104 kilograms of mulberry leaves to produce two pounds (one kilogram) of silk; the process lasts over three days. The result is a material that is light weight, soft and very absorbent, making it an ideal fabric for warmer countries. Silk was once considered extremely luxurious and thus available only to noble families. Now the fabric is widely used, and beautiful silk products are affordably to anyone. They make great souvenirs.

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