Remember the last time you froze aboard a long-courier flight to Europe thanks to the skimpy blanket provided? Ever forget your sweater on the bus in Latin America while the air-con was blowing harder than the Great North wind in winter? The Darani Transit Blanket Scarf keeps you cozy and stylish in these situations.
From now on you’ll board every bus, aircraft, taxi or train with style, wrapped in a piece as unique as the night sky. Darani is a Khmer first name meaning “stars”. Here, we honour the beauty of the Cambodian countryside where sparse nighttime lights allow you to immerse yourself in sense of place, and discover its beauty through the celestial blanket of stars.
Khmer women use their skillful hands to weave 100% premium cotton on their looms, creating each Darani Transit Blanket-Scarf. Every piece is meticulously handcrafted, steeped in the beauty of the Cambodian countryside, alive with its own soul and design. Wear your Darani Transit Blanket-Scarf with confidence, knowing you contribute to a sustainable world since no electrical machinery is required for its production.
Skillful weavers follow the same pattern and source high-quality premium cotton, yet each Blanket-Scarf may vary slightly in dimensions and natural marks contributing to its genuine essence. Machine washable in cold water on a regular cycle, for your convenience.
As unique as your travels, each piece of MERSiŌ gear has a story and a soul of its own. Collaborating with artisans who share our world, we choose supplying partners based on their skills, values and dedication to crafting high-quality products in sustainable working conditions.
With the Darani Transit Blanket-Scarf you support the sustainable development of a rural community of Cambodia, since we are collaborating with a cooperative making sure Khmer women receive a fair wage for their work and are working in good and safe conditions. They also support those in the community who are landmine wounded and HIV infected, helping them to work and be able generate revenue sufficient to support their families.