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Old May 3rd, 2006, 09:21 AM
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Default What is a pashmina?

A pashmina is simply an oversized shawl. Usually a 80/20, 70/30 or even a 50/50 blend of cashmere and silk respectively. An authentic pashmina is made of hairs shorn from the underbelly of Himalayan goats – giving a material a plush softer-than-cashmere texture. Generally the size of a pashmina is 28? x 80?.

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