Keffiyeh in Booza - Ice Cream Style
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
We are back to shipping from the States. Shipping rate are automatically calculated at checkout based on shipping weight. We ship via USPS. Shipping is available to most countries, let us know if your country is not included and we will add it :)
Manwhile, we still offer shipping options from Palestine to the U.S, Canada, Europe* and Australia in the case you are interested in a handicrafts that isn't available on our website's inventory in the States.
Shipping options from Palestine:
Registered Post takes from 10-20 days. Price will be calculated at check out based on weight. Registered post can only be tracked until it leaves the post facility in Occupied Palestine.
Eco-Post takes up to 10 days. Price will be calculated at check out based on weight. This option allows for tracking package until arrival at destination.
EMS (for any orders greater than 2 kilos) takes from up to 10 days. Price will be calculated at check out based on weight.
We ship from Palestine on Sundays and Wednesdays. So orders placed by Saturday or Tuesday are sent out the next day.
Please know that there are other costs before we get to shipping. When you receive your package, you'll notice that the shipping cost on the box is not the same as what you paid. We have to get items from the cooperatives all over Palestine and then ship to you. Thank you for your order, your patience, and your support!
Once orders ship, we'll email you a confirmation with tracking number.