Keffiyeh in Booza - Ice Cream Style
Herbawi

Keffiyeh in Booza - Ice Cream Style

Regular price $32.95

Is there anything better than gooey arabic ice cream on a hot, sunny day? Celebrate the flavors and colors of booza with this cheerful Keffiyeh. It is designed with a variety of colors as well as grey, white, and black, stitched onto a white fabric. It measures approximately 50 X 50 inches and weighs .43 pounds.

Keffiyehs are traditionally used as a headwrap, but today they are used in a variety of fashions, from scarves and dresses. These keffiyehs, made in Hirbawi Shop factory in Hebron, Palestine, and still uses its antique machines from 1961, preserving the tradition as well as adding a bit of unique variation to each piece. The lines and patterns of each keffiyeh can vary because of these antiquated machinery. The Hirbawi Shop is the sole remaining producer of traditional keffiyehs in Palestine, and although their production has slowed due to a decrease in demand, we are happy to sell their quality products to an international audience. We also support our partner by making regular visits to the factory in Hebron.

Handmade in Palestine supports local artisans in Palestine, while also donating all surplus profits from our sales to to the not-for-profit initiative, Mashjar Juthour, an eco project that plants trees and protects Palestine's natural heritage. To learn more about Mashjar Juthour, visit the website at juthour.org.

*Please note that sometimes threads are snagged on the antique machines. We do our best to select perfect keffiyehs, but frankly you are buying a beautiful keffiyeh made on ancient machinery and should expect some character!*

Weight: 0.43 pounds

Dimensions: 50 X 50 inches


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