Sirivan Chak Dumas left Cambodia in 1982 at the age of 12. After studying at the fashion design school Atelier Chardon-Savard Paris France, she acquired professional experience in fashion and homewares in several Parisian firms until she decided to invest in her homeland of Cambodia, and return to pass on her expertise and share her trade.
On a recent trip to Siem Reap, Cambodia we met Sirivan and her French husband Loic in their Fashion boutique in Kandal Village. We instantly fell in love with the Rainbow striped coordinating bags, hats and bright fans. We were fortunate enough to watch their creations come to life in the workshop upstairs.
We think this hand-held, fold out fan that comes in its own straw holder has to...