The Story:

The Himachali Angora shawl is a light Angora Rabbit woolen fabric (mill spun or hand spun) measuring 1mtrs x 2mtrs. It is draped around and over the shoulders and chest.

The fiber is Angora Rabbit Wool.

Technical Specifications of Kullu Shawl:

Yarn Used:

Warp

2/ 44’s, to 2/ 64’s Woolen Worsted

Weft

2/ 44’s to 2/ 64’s Woolen Worsted , Hand Spun- Pashmina, Angora, etc.

Patterning

2/ 32’s Woolen Worsted / Acrylic. 2-3 ply.

Size

2Mt. x 1Mt.

Weave

2/2 Twill (base) & Weft rib in patterning.

Weight

If woven in 2/ 48’s count the weight of a shawl may vary from 360to 390gms, conditional on the outline & design.