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Since the home country of our lovely stoles and scarves is Nepal, we cannot ignore the artistry of this wonderful country, which has inspired us to create. The art of Nepal has been developing for centuries upon centuries, taking influence both from the neighboring countries, and the people of Nepal themselves. The location between India and Tibet, its division into several ethnic groups, isolated location, and multiple languages, all created a complicated twist of traditions and cultures of the people inhabiting Nepal. Multi- ethnic and multi- lingual setting played a big role in the development of religion, philosophy, culture, arts, crafts, and folklore. Multiple colorful holidays and festivals described below are a great example of these influences. On festival days it is easier to understand the magnitude of the cultural variety in Nepal.   More→
It would be quite hard to find a person who dislikes this winter holiday. As children, we already expect miracles, fulfillment of dreams, and, obviously, surprises. Once people grow up they start to wonder what should they gift their loved ones, friends, and colleagues for Christmas. What matters is the price of the present as well as its quality, and, most importantly, will the person receiving it like it and need it?  More→
Time flies by fast and sometimes you might just notice how another ten years have passed. Every woman should already know and cultivate her individuality by thirty. However we should not blindly follow in fashion's footsteps but place her at our service.  More→
Time for revision! The best way to decide what garments are worth your while is to go through your wardrobe piece by piece, dedicating at least a day to that slow yet necessary procedure.  More→
A perfectly picked scarf should match with several other pieces from your wardrobe. Don't buy a scarf or a shawl merely because you enjoy its color or appearance. It would be a shame you'll have nothing to wear with your new, gorgeous accessory.   More→
Due to the recent reorganization of your closet some gaps will inevitably appear. They will have to be filled by pieces in styles and colors that work for you. In order to ease this task, make a list of the most necessary items.  More→
Who stands behind the brand Macte? I'm a professional designer (Master of Art in Fashion Design) who has been in the clothing industry for the last twenty years.  More→
Ancient masters polished their craft for years before creating the incredible costumes and accessories made of the most exquisite materials.  More→
Color is life, for a world without color seems dead. As a flame produces light, light produces color. As intonation lends color to the spoken word, color lends spiritually realized sound to a form. (Johannes Itten)  More→
Cashmere is manufactured from the fleece of cashmere goats, which are Indigenous to such countries as Inner Mongolia, China, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Afghanistan.  More→
You are not mistaken, we want to confess our love for accessories. There can never be too many scarves and shawls but sometimes your collection just needs a fresh addition.  More→
Scarves have been worn by different people for centuries, from the citizens of ancient Rome to Chinese warriors, from Egyptian queen Nefertiti to Croatian mercenaries. It has performed many different functions, from a cold weather necessity to a status symbol.   More→
In the autumn we often suffer from mood swings which can be related to the lack of sunlight, especially in the northern countries. Color therapy is a simple yet effective way to improve one's mental and physical well-being.  More→