Win a hand-spun, hand-knit pashmina sweater by Looms of Ladakh
Looms of Ladakh Women Cooperative Ltd. (LL),the producer owned global luxury brand adds value to pashmina fibre at source region and retails from its flagship store in Leh India, Taj Group of Hotels, The Canvas at Manhattan New York, to name a few.
LL manufacturing takes place in 20 decentralised villages in Leh and Kargil districts in India, with the distance between villages and Leh town being 10 to 250 kms at an altitude of 9000-17000 feet.The decentralised village centres manufacture hand-knits like sweaters, socks, caps and gloves along with handwoven like shawls, stoles and scarves with Ladakh Pashmina and Wool.
Looms of Ladakh, a Producer Owned Brand, ensures the participation of the designer and producer herder-artisans in management. They have the know-how of judging whether the business is conducted honestly and efficiently. Its producer management body is elected once every three years from among the member-owners in all the villages.
The Producer Owned Brand is establishing decentralised apparel manufacturing industry in remote villages of Leh and Kargil region of Indian trans-Himalayas through infrastructure development, capacity building, institution building and brand building – all of it simultaneously.
Hand-spun hand-knit Looms of Ladakh Pashmina sweater
This beautiful hand-spun hand-knit Looms of Ladakh Pashmina sweater in natural colour, comes to you from a rural home in remote Ladakh at 15000 feet in India. The fabled pashmina fibre’s source region is Ladakh India and hand-knitting is passed down from one generation to the other and still practised in rural Ladakh. Feel the warmth and authentic luxury of a Looms of Ladakh pashmina with this sweater. A handwoven yak wool and sheep wool scarf in natural colour, made at one of our decentralised production centres will complement your style well.
Enter to win, competition closes noon, 14 June 2023.
For more information visit www.loomsofladakh.in and @loomsofladakh