The Timeless Kashmir Shawl’s are among the most exquisite Textile ever woven, they are a product of exemplary skill and artistry applied to one of the world’s most delicate fibres namely Pashmina. This ancient handicraft leads to the creation of one of the finest and most desired Textiles from India, from time immemorial.
Varuna Anand Founder and Designer for The Splendor of Kashmir unveiled her ‘Heirloom Collection’ an ethereal collection of Luxury Pashmina Shawls, curated and endorsed by Sara Abdullah Pilot at an exclusive preview in the presence of the who’s who from the Fashion and Lifestyle fraternity.
To promote this endeavor of conserving the age old heritage of this priced textile from India, the exhibition was supported by esteemed high profile royal family personalities like Arvind Singh Mewar, The Maharana of Udaipur, Dr. Farooq Abdullah former Union Minister, Omar Abdullah former Chief Minister of J and K along with other distinguished guests and a gathering of connoisseurs’ and Admirers of the Kashmiri artifact, eagerly waiting for the private preview to add to their collection of masterpieces.
Speaking on the Heirloom Collection, Varuna Anand highlighted that every creation of The Splendor of Kashmir is the acknowledgement of The Art of Shawl Making from Kashmir and she feels honored to have Sara Abdullah Pilot endorse this endeavor of hers.
Sara is the co-founder and Chairperson of Cequin, an NGO founded in 2009, which promotes equal rights of marginalised groups, especially women and girls, to lead a violence-free life, develop their capabilities, have ownership and control of resources and participate and be included in decision making.