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Lua is a marriage of the bohemian lifestyle of the California coast and centuries-old craftsmanship. Between visits overseas, founders Dat and Pat spend their time designing and creating new ideas at their Los Angeles loft space studio. The result is a distinctive and contemporary brand.
Lua Wild Fibers includes a collection of true hand-dyed scarves in a captivating range of watercolors. The designers commit to using only plant-based and natural fibers that are eco-friendly, biodegradable, and non-polluting. They avoid the use of platic for product packaging and shipping. The adherence to these standards creates products that are soft, lightweight, and perfect for travel, prooving sustainable fashion is a luxury.
At Lua, they are particularly interested in tradional weaving techniques, rich artistry, and especially Shibori. Shibori is an intricate and distinctive dyeing method traditionally done in Japan since the 8th centuryl Binding, stitching, folding, twisting, pole wrapping or compressing of cloth air drying under sunny skies, creates the Shibori effect. Each method results in distintive patterns in which no two are the same.