• Woven Wrap

    Woven Wings Blue Sapphire Geo

      AT A GLANCE Brand / weave: Woven Wings/ Geo Fibre: 54% ethical merino, 46% Egyptian cotton Measurements: 494cm long, 63cm wide, 205gsm Key words: Thin, soft, mouldable, smooth   I was recently lucky to host a travelling Woven Wings Geo tester wrap. Nicknamed Blue Sapphire, the reason for this moniker was immediately apparent when I opened the package and first saw the wrap. WW produce a glorious range of designs and colours. Some are wonderfully subtle (Labyrinth tester, anyone?) and some are fantastically bold. Blue Sapphire’s striking looks set it down firmly in the latter category. The blue is remarkably saturated and vibrant – it’s actually hard to capture on…

  • Woven Wrap

    Didymos Cashmere Silk Ellipsen

       AT A GLANCE Brand / weave:Didymos / Ellipsen Fibre:50% cotton, 30% silk, 20% cashmere Measurements:396cm long, 68.5cm wide, 135gsm Key words:Thin, soft, glide, sheen   Cashmere Silk Ellipsen (CSE) is perhaps the least well known of Didymos’ mulberry silk blend natty wraps, but is still HSA and difficult to track down.     CSE is 50% cotton, 30% silk and 20% cashmere. And yes, this blend feels just as luxurious as it sounds. Like NSN (Natural Silk Nino), NSM (Natural Silk Mille) and NSI (Natural Silk Indio), CSE is unusual in that it is woven with all of its fibres in both the warp *and* the weft. This gives CSE…