Author: intrica1

Sensation of Silk When I was a child there was always a fascination with the silk worm and the mulberry tree. At that stage I don't think I found the silk fabric that interesting.  It was all about the worm and the cocoon. Now I find...

Travels thru the crossroads of time with Intricate Weave Nomads High Atlas Moiuntains Travels by Intricate Weave My travels in Morocco over the past seven years has led to fascinating discoveries . These have included art,textiles, traditions, hidden places and life long friendships with extraordinary people. ...

Dhaka hand-loomed Shawl Natural Fiber hand-loomed fashion item. The Himalayan Nettle ( Girardinia Diversifolia known in East Nepal as Allo) grows in the Himalayas at an elevation of 1500 to 3000 meters. It's a self perpetuating shade tolerant plant and grows well under the forest canopy....

The Beginning The most extraordinary trek for me, was a journey accompanied by guide Duti and Gopi the porter in the lower Mustang region of Nepal. My brother had captured my interest in Mustang many years ago when he spoke about Nepal and...