When we go back to the history of Pashmina, we find it was so pricey that only the royalty mainly the Indian Maharajas and Maharanis, the royal emperors of that time could afford it. With time the Pashmina demand diversified in its needs, price point, and style so much so that today it has evolved as a household brand name.
It started with the mid-twentieth century, when the richest of Kashmir's kings used to stock the Pashmina Shawls from Nepal and other higher regions of the Himalayas. This further led to the evolution of a highly flourishing cottage industry in Kashmir as well. With time, there are many Pashmina Industries and factories that have sprung up to cater to the insatiable demand for various types of Pashmina in the fashion industry.
Women wear pashmina shawls in different styles. In some countries shawls are worn almost daily part of the attire like in North India for example. For daily wear budget shawls and pashmina blends have become popular. For special occasions women still buy the pure pashmina which costs more but is worth the amount.
The pastel and vivid solid color Pashmina shawls and also those with intricate paisley designs are all in demand as the fashion Industry, celebrities, Bollywood and Hollywood stars have created a real craving for these beautiful shawls and wraps amongst women all over the world. Whether you are an office going woman or a college student, you can wrap your pashmina in a scarf or wrap style depending on the occasion. With shawls available in all budgets there is something for every woman's budget. The Pashmina now has evolved into a fashion statement.
Browse the ever increasing range of pashmina shawls at online stores and feel the difference of pashmina shawls by experiencing their soft light yet protective feel. For a summer wrap try a silk pashmina which is divinely silken and drapes to perfection. Do not wait anymore drape a Pashmina in your price range and enjoy a beautiful shawl experience.