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Meet Dechen…

Designer & Founder (since 2004)

Born and raised in Nepal, I became the first woman from Solu Khumbu (Sherpa Village) to earn a Master’s degree from an American University in 1999.

My dedication to share my creative designs on boutique quality shawls have been featured in the business sections of “The Contra Costa Times“,  The Black Diamond Magazine and other publications.

I am passionate about building meaningful connections.  It gives me tremendous joy to connect the sophisticated fashion and art lovers of the San Francisco Bay Area to the talented artisans from Nepal.  My vision is to build a strong relationship based family business that supports ethically traded quality products.

I believe that elegance is a way of life.

Be sure to visit us at our fun Special Events.  Due to the ongoing pandemic, most of our fall and winter 2020 shows have moved online.

  We plan to return for our monthly Trunk Shows at Berkeley’s iconic Claremont Club & Spa, a Fairmont Hotel in 2021.

I look forward to seeing you soon!