Each piece is hand-woven from the finest hand-spun Shahmina threads. This precious pashmina can only be derived from the first clipping of the downy undercoat of the baby pashmina mountain goats living at high altitudes above 14,000 feet . Woven in Kashmir, India according to the traditional methods and techniques employed by the Shahtoosh spinners and weavers, this beautiful shawl helps to preserve time-honored customs and crafts. Luxuriously warm and exquisitely light, each shawls is unique, taking the craftsman at least two months to weave. We hope that you will enjoy this shawl for many years to come.