Sharing ethically traded beautiful products from Nepal and supporting education in remote areas

How to Care for Your Cashmere

Care of your Cashmere

At Amadablam Cashmere we source the best Himalayan cashmere from local villagers who care for their goats in the foothills. Our producer designs and weaves the finest, softest, white cashmere into our ponchos and travel wraps before carefully dyeing them a wide range of colours using natural plant based dyes.

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Where is Nepal?

I am often asked “where is Nepal? The easy answer is “its the home of Everest, at the foot of the Himalayas”. To be more precise Nepal is a land locked kingdom in Southern Asia, squeezed between India and China.
Nepal is a trekkers paradise, but there is so much more to this wonderful country than trekking. It is a land of amazing scenery, charming hill villages, hidden temples and even jungle wildlife.

Streets of Thamel
The streets of Thamel

Kathmandu is the capital city, an incredibly diverse city where old meets new, where ancient traditions are enriched by festivals and processions. With its stunning architecture and bustling street markets Kathmandu is often described as a living museum. Kathmandu is a melting pot of diverse cultures and lifestyles, faiths and beliefs and the traffic is completely crazy!!

Supplier Focus February

I would like to introduce you all to my friend Basundhara Ghimire for our February supplier focus. Basundhara has a street stall in Thamel (near what used to be the Pilgrim Guest House). We buy all our Gheri fabric pencil cases, purses, and our Tibetan bangles from Basundhara and she also shops on my behalf …

100% Yak Wool Shawls – Back in Stock

After the incredible popularity of these 100% yak wool shawls last year we were thrilled to be able to restock. With new designs and patterns, these huge and super soft shawls are sure to be just as popular this year. “my yak scarf is so warm and unique, thank you I love it!” “my yak …

Education for Children in Nepal

Be the Change You Want to See in the World Children in Nepal have many barriers to education and in winter one of them is the cold. With no heating schools are very cold, especially in the Himalayan schools. This year we have been able to help the students in “our” school to be a little …

How Your AmaDablam Purchase is helping

Covid-19 has altered our lives in many ways. Confusion has been the only constant throughout and education in particular has been, perhaps irretrievably disrupted.  How is your purchase from AmaDablam helping children access education during Covid-19?

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