new lemlem for fall. i love these scarves. colorfull and ethnic inspired. cant beat the neon stripes, and its a feel-good purchase to boot, helping women in ethiopia preserve ancient craftwork. goin on the wish list.
n. 1) hand made in Ethiopia from natural cotton.
v. 2) [Amharic] bloom, flourish.
3) [history] Since ancient times in the land of the Queen of Sheba, the Ethiopian people have adorned themselves in beautiful hand woven and hand embroidered clothing. The hand spinning of cotton and intricate embroidery was the work of women while the hand weaving was done mainly by men. It is our wish to bring to you an incredible handwork and help preserve this ancient art form by creating opportunities for the Artisans. here.