are produced in Kashmir. cashmere blanket, the very
word evokes images of luxury, warmth and softness.
The ultra-fine fiber from the undercoat of the Cashmere
(or Kashmir) goat, is indeed a premium fiber - one
that generally costs a good deal more than mere sheep's
wool. cashmere blanket is known for its rich texture
and design even to the ancient civilization of the
Babylonians and Greeks.
Commonly used as boby wraps, there blankets may be made from different types of wool and
com in variety of colors, weave, and embroidery work.
The most famous amongst these cashmere blankets are
the Shatoosh blanket and Pashmina blanket which are worn
on special occasions.
The word blanket itself is said to
be derived from the Persian "shal' which means
a class of woven fibric blankets from Kashmir were
very popural in Europe in the 18th and 19 th centuries
particularly those with paisley patterns. The main
differences between the cashmere blankets and their
imitations were in weight and the method of weaving.
Cashmere blankets were much lighter as they were made
of fine standards of hair as opposed to wool or silk
used by the Europeans.
Kashmir is famous all over the world
for the beautiful hand-embroidered cashmere blankets
that it produces. Basically a craft brought to India
by the Muslim invaders; cashmere blanket embroidery
is therefore strongly reflective of Persian motifs
and styling. These cashmere blankets are made predominantly
in the Srinagar area of Kashmir, and generally confined
to the men of the family, though nowadays, women are
also entering the trade of cashmere garments. These
exquisite creations of cashmere blankets are hand-embroidered
with hook (a knitting material) or a needle. The embroidery
of cashmere blanket is clipped with shears to smoothness,
and then treated with several brightening and protective
chemical washes. The motifs are generally either floral
or animals and birds. Cashmere blanket have a worldwide
appeal for their classic embroidery styles. These
cashmere blanket are so beautiful that they are largely
demanded by the people all over the world.
There is nothing like cashmere blanket
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- makes a perfect all-purpose wrap, a great gift
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USEFUL TIPS REGARDING
cashmere blankets that are knitted
can be hand washed using a natural, mild soap. Hand
washing is better for a knitted cashmere blanket in
the long run as chemicals used in dry cleaning are
can be hard on cashmere blanket. cashmere blanket should
always be dry cleaned as they could lose their body.Be
sure to dissolve all cleaner thoroughly and then put
the cashmere blanket into the water. After washing cashmere
blanket, be sure to rinse until the water is clear.
Then lay the cashmere blanket out flat away from heat
and sun. Reshape side seams and sleeves if necessary,
as some cashmere blanket will twist during washing.
When dry, press with a damp cloth and cool iron. cashmere
blanket should be washed after approximately 6-7 wearings
to keep them looking their best. It is best to store
cashmere blanket in either a cedar chest or plastic
bags to keep clean and moth free. I personally hang
moth cakes in my closets and cedar chest for extra
protection and replace them monthly. Moths may also
go after any food particles that may be on the cashmere
blanket, so it is very important to keep your cashmere
blanket clean. Pilling, ( the little balls that get
on the cashmere blanket ) is a natural occurence on
cashmere and wool. Not all cashmere blanket will pill,
and some will pill more than others, being all natural
fibers have their own chemistry that will differ from
yarn to yarn. However, a quality cashmere blanket should
not pill excessively. The pilling is usually caused
by a friction of some sort;`such as a seat belt, purse
strap, golf strap, or even synthetic linings of jackets.
When pilling occurs, pull or carefully cut the pills
off, breaking the connection. Then wash the cashmere
blanket according to the above instructions. Here is
the few more tips for taking care of cashmere blanket.
1. Always allow your antiperspirant or deodorant
to completely dry before slipping into your cashmere blanket.
2. Never spritz yourself with perfume or cologne
while wearing the cashmere blanket because it stains.
Always spray or dab your perfume directly onto skin
3. Before or after wearing, air fluff your cashmere
blanket to freshen and remove impurities.
4. For added luxury and a heavenly scent, wrap a
bar of your favorite French milled soap in a handkerchief
and tuck it under your cashmere blanket.