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So Sakura - Contoured sleep mask - Peace Silk

CWSG

$50.00

This handmade contoured sleep mask ticks all the boxes. The mask is made from the softest Peace Silk satin with a core of patented Metric 66, developed especially with comfort in mind. The 20mm deep eye cups means no pressure on your eyes and plenty of rooms for your lashes.

It took us more than three months and 20 prototypes to come up with this fantastic sleep mask and if you want to learn more about the features and the story behind, you can read the blog post about the sleep mask here >>

Color: Pink with small hand-embroidered cherry blossoms

Outer: 100% Peace Silk satin

Inner: 100% Metric 66 Polyester

Made in Cambodia

 

Who made the sleep mask?

The women from CWSG (Cambodia Women’s Support Group) in Phnom Penh make the hair bow. CWSG was founded by Mrs. Ky Kanary with the purpose of  providing a source of income as well as social support to the women in the group. The members of the group meet on a regular basis to learn new skills and to make products, which they sell in the CWSG shop in Phnom Penh.

Read more about CWSG on the blog >>

 

What is Peace Silk?

Silk is such a beautiful and versatile material, but did you know that the traditional way to produce silk is to boil the cocoons with the silkworms inside?  That seemed unnecessary and wasteful to me, so I started looking for alternative ways of making silk, and I found out about ahimsa silk.

Read the blog post about Peace Silk/Ahimsa silk >>

CWSG in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

CWSG (Cambodia Women’s Support Group) is a group of women in Phnom Penh, skilled in sewing, embroidery and design. The group was founded by Ky Kanary in 2014, with the purpose of providing the women in the group with a source of income from selling different kinds of beautiful, handmade products. Some of the women are skilled in sewing, while others excel in embroidery and design, and when developing new products to sell, they try to make the best use of the inherent talent in the group.

Read more about CWSG >>

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