Amelia
Amelia
Amelia

Amelia

$36.00

White Knit Scarf

Details: delicate knit fabric

Care instructions: wash on gentle cycle or hand wash and lay flat to dry

Made by Darakhshan: organization aiding disabled women in the slums of Pakistan.

 

This scarf is named after Amelia Earhart who disappeared from the skies on July 2, 1937. She was an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.She was instrumental in the formation of The Ninety-Nines, an organization for female pilots. She was also a member of the National Woman's Party, and an early supporter of the Equal Rights Amendment.

Read her story here