This joyful scarf is hand-woven from wild Borocera silk, a species of silk only found in Madagascar. It's name 'lalao' translates to 'playful' in Madagascar, as the bright colors will spread light-heartedness to your day and your look.
The Lalao Scarf is one of our most popular new designs - it's gorgeous colors are eye catching, and sure to brighten your day.
It is 100% Madagascar silk and completely hand crafted - hand spun yarn, hand dyed, and hand woven on a floor loom. The women of the Solidarity Cooperative carefully craft each piece in their small village in the central highlands of Madagascar.
This beautiful piece will last a lifetime.
Your purchase directly helps a weaver in our cooperative support her family. It also preserves the cultural tradition of silk weaving in Madagascar.
Each piece comes with a lovely tag that tells the story of the silk and has washing instructions.
Washing instructions: We recommend dry cleaning as this scarf is dyed with acid dyes. However if dry cleaning is not available, you can hand-wash in cold water with any kind of soap. Lay flat to dry. Iron while still damp to give it a lovely sheen.