What is your Random Act of Creativity?
Traditionally inspired handwoven and embroidered jackets made in Afghanistan. Zarif is an Afghan Fashion brand established in 2005 with the vision of using fashion as an intermediary to connect and empower communities of weavers, tailors and embroideries with a common vision of "reviving the tradition and shaping the future."
What is your Creative Mission?
The primary purpose is to support and empower these communities economically, socially and strengthen their skills. The local Afghan artisans are practicing the art of slow production. The fabrics are sourced from traditional Afghan fabrics, and central Asia. the former "silk road" fostering fair-trade practices and the use of natural fiber and dyes.