Udaipur has been identified as one of the first six cities of India to host the Global Luxury Pashmina Dialogue. The objective of the dialogues it walk the audience through Pashmina’s journey right from Changthang to luxury stores in Europe.
Among the items on display will be a paisley woven wool and silk shawl having an intricate design from 18-19 century. The shawl was part of the Mughal collection and woven in gold thread. Priced at Rs 1.5 crore, the pashmina will be a centre of attraction during the event.
Besides the pashmina collection from Mughal times, two dozen pashmina works made from pashmina goat hair, cotton and vegetable dyes will be showcased. Each artwork costs between Rs 20 Lakh to Rs 50 Lakh.
Sozni Pashmina shawls that take 6-7 years to be made will also be on display and will cost around Rs 70 Lakh.
Besides Udaipur, the cities chosen for the first edition include: Mumbai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Kolkata and New Delhi.Source: Moneycontrol