Name: Embroidered Headscarf
The Lue women in Vietnam, and the Tai Dam women in Laos all wear handspun, handwoven, indigo dyed headscarves that have been hand embroidered with designs designation the woman's village and personal tastes. They also have donut-shaped circles with fabric wrapped around them and then embroidered with multicolored silk threads. This headscarf also has small bands of printed Chinese fabric to add color and style, according to the maker's style. Lovely as a neck scarf.
Size: 14.5 in wide x 64 in long
Origins: Son La Province, Vietnam