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Good News From a Good Cause

Whether we’re running a new workshop, educational webinars or fundraising events for endangered species and arts there’s never a boring day at Kashmir Rose. Watch this space to stay up to date with all the latest news and updates.

 
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From Fast to Responsible: Changes in Fashion Trends

Fast fashion has endangered the lives of people and environment. Together we can make a difference. Purchase local, handmade, and eco-friendly products.

The King of Shawls is Endangered

April 11, 2016 | Sarah Friedland The Tibetan antelope (Pantholops hodgsonii) http://www.tibettravel.org/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/2...

Nu Décollage

March 22, 2016 Pauline Bonaparte, Napoleon's sister was widowed at age 22. Napoleon anxious about her promiscuity arranged a marriage to...

The Artist Behind Shades of Kashmir Rose

February 9, 2016 | Christian Tayler Ruth The series Shades of Kashmir Rose concentrates on the art of making the Kashmir shawl. The first...

Journey of the Pashmina Shawl

November 11, 2013 The journey begins at 14,000 feet of elevation in the high mountain ranges of Kashmir. The goats are brushed, the fiber...

Fall in Kashmir

November 4, 2013 The most beautiful colors of the season. Contrasted so beautifully against Jehlum river of Kashmir.  The hydrology of...

History of Kashmir Embroidery

October 11, 2013 Kashmiri embroidery has evolved over centuries with influence from many cultures. Designs have developed over time from...

Origin of the Paisley

September 9, 2013 Ever wonder about the origins of that paisley pattern that appears on so many Kashmiri garments? Although named after...

What is a Pashmina Shawl?

July 3, 2013 Pashmina is the Persian word "pashm" meaning made from the finest wool. Kashmir pashmina has been famous for centuries due...