The Non Cruelty Silks Yarns
Traditionally cultivated and manufactured in Assam, a North Eastern Region of India. Ahimsa, Eri and Muga.
Thanks to an handcraft technique. Through a gentle and long process of craftsmanship
allow butterflies to live and have their role in the ecosystem.
In order to RESPECT the ENVIRONMENT, PEOPLE and their TRADITIONS.
The ``ordinary`` industrial production of silk, kills billions of silk-worms during their transformation into butterflies.
Up to 5,000 cocoons are required to make one silk dress.
MAKING THEM BOIL ALIVE
How does it look?
White, creamy white, and reddish.
It can be spun evenly or unevenly in coarse or very fine counts
which amplifies the elegance of silk, comfort of cotton and warmth of wool.
Fineness, density, strength, cross-sectional shape and surface properties are unique to Eri.
Something preciousBe happy to know that eventual irregularity in the yarn, design and colors,
have to be regarded as precious characteristics, considering as how they are the gifts of a handmade garment with natural fibers and naturally dyed.