The Ethical Cashmere Blog — Nepal

COVID19 in Kashmir & Nepal

Nuraini Arsad Kashmir Nepal

COVID19 in Kashmir & Nepal

But if Ethical Cashmere is to be authentic, I had to do what a Himalayan business person would. Would it help our weavers if I added something? And that was when he confessed that our weavers didn't have enough to buy food in lockdown. 

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Finding a New Home in Nepal

Nuraini Arsad Kashmir Nepal origin story

Finding a New Home in Nepal

During the 90s, the situation in Kashmir became worse, so my dad decided to move out because there were no tourists coming. So he didn't have any work as a guide. And a second thing, as a carpet weaver, he also didn't have a lot of work, because the situation was getting really bad in Kashmir at the time.

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Ethical Cashmere: How It All Started

Nuraini Arsad ethical Kashmir Nepal origin story

Ethical Cashmere: How It All Started

Welcome to Ethical Cashmere, online store for the original Himalayan cashmere craft! Do stay a little while, browse around the shop, and on our blog read the stories of cashmere and Kashmir, of Nepal, of Sumi's family and their weavers - the people behind Ethical Cashmere. 

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