This large women's scarf is made from beautiful, butter-soft cashmere. It is lightweight and suitable for use at any time of the year. In winter, it will serve as a small sweater to keep warm, or a stylish summer cape to complete the look. Pashmina is a thin, soft, warm fabric obtained from the down of cashmere mountain goats, or as they are also called "cashmere" goats. This is an elite 100% cashmere of the highest quality. Cashmere goats are native to the Himalayas, predominantly the Ladakh region.