Cactus silk - Vegan silk

Cactus silk - Vegan silk

Cactus silk or Vegan silk or sabra - صبرا - cactus fruit - It is a traditional moroccan fabric made out of aloe vera cactus leafs. The cactus that grows in arid region like the Sahara. The. weaving process is still done by hands and has been the same for centuries.

Benefits of Cactus Silk:

Eco-friendly: Cactus silk is a renewable resource. The fibers aree harvested from agave cactus without harming the plant, making it a sustainable and environmentally friendly option.

Durability: Despite its delicate appearance, cactus silk is incredibly strong and durable . 

Hypoallergenic: Cactus silk is naturally hypoallergenic , making it a great choice for individuals with sensitive skin or allergies.

Lightweight: Cactus silk is breathable and lightweight proving confort while shining 

Sabra or Cactus silk  has a lustrous iridescent surface its lightweight and for this reason its called vegan silk but the texture is much different from the "mulberry" most common type of silk that is most common in the market.

 from our berber collection
Inspired by Moroccan traditional djellaba designs and the beautiful sustainable textile that sabra is, we made a sustainable clothing line - berber collection.
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