Cashmere goat

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Himalayan goat having a silky undercoat highly prized as cashmere wool

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In the absence of a proper processing unit, Afghanistan has exported almost all of its cashmere wool in its raw form until now.
That suit is made from a blend of cashmere wool and silk and contains over 480 diamonds measuring up to over 240 carats of suit sparkle.
It has notes of gardenia Brazil natureprint, jasmine, cassis, pink pepper, lotus, freesia, rose oil, sandalwood, cedar and cashmere wool, and sensual musk.
PREVIOUS PAGE: a three year-old boy peers out of his family's canvas tent to greet the rising sun on a winter's morning: ABOVE: goats stream across the flank of a hill on their way to pasture; BELOW: the Changpa count their wealth in heads of pashmina goats, which provide them with an income through their milk and prized cashmere wool.
Goat breeding and cashmere wool production are particularly developed in Mongolia, President Atambaev said at the joint press conference of 2 leaders.
Noting that the countries agriculture sector is growing fast, Rahimi said the cashmere wool industry sold more than $ none million this year, and a new processing plant in Herat removes the coarse hairs and makes our cashmere command higher prices.
The animals' produce offers an adequate, indeed sustainable, source of livelihood: Pashmina, or cashmere wool, is the most valuable; others include sheep wool, yak wool, curd, butter, and cheese.
In addition, the system has a handle for easy portability, comes in several colours including slate grey (standard), blood orange, vanilla beige and blueberry black and is finished in cashmere wool.
Don't even ask the price of six balls of cashmere wool to knit a cardigan.
He added: "They are made of very fine bamboo - but they feel very soft and silky like cashmere wool.
Jesire's signature coats are flying out of stores already, as well: in a combination of mohair, faux leopardskin or crushed fur and cashmere wool angora with belted contrasting ribbon ties to add that special attention to detail.
THE world's finest cashmere wool was on show at a trade meeting in Liverpool yesterday, arranged to knit closer links with the Far East.
Pashmina, a fine cashmere wool, is almost as high-quality as shatoosh, and manufacturers are working on a new Tibetan cashmere product to meet the demanding standards of the high-fashion industry.
It is the pet 'parents' segment that is turning to Gucci, Burberry and Chanel for luxe accessories and shopping in luxury pet boutiques like Los Angeles' Fifi & Romeo for $150 cashmere wool doggy sweaters," Danziger explains.