AZEZANA creates exceptional, handmade silk and cashmere textiles of lasting beauty, true to Afghanistan‘s long tradition of silk and cashmere weaving artistry.
AZEZANA empowers the most destitute of Afghan society by providing Afghan widows, female orphans and women in need with the specialized skills necessary to weave silk and cashmere scarves and thus earn a sustainable living.
Discover how our passion for handicrafts brings inspired designs to life.
The people who make our products
AZEZANA strongly believes that we can help facilitate mutual respect and appreciation between Afghans and the wider world. By creating a mutable, transformative and positive exchange between you and AZEZANA, we can tear down walls of misconception and prejudice. We would like to encourage you to get to know more about the very personal lives of Afghans. You will come to know that despite each of our employees having their own story, their dreams and aspirations are universal and shared by you as well.
Shaima Breshna is the Founder and President of AZEZANA. She established AZEZANA with the vision to reinvigorate the silk industry and empower Afghanistan’s most destitute to live a life of dignity and self-sufficiency.
Our mission is to offer our customers an unrivaled, ecologically friendly, quality garment while adhering to the highest standards of social responsibility. By alleviating poverty through commerce and distributing our products to many, AZEZANA can help more people achieve their goal for a better future and yet be self-sufficient and prosperous.