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Fernanda Black Silk Chiffon Scarf

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£145.00 GBP
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This much loved favourite scarf, Fernanda Black is inspired by the microscopic world of algae and the beautiful floral dresses made and worn by Jessica’s Italian grandmother, Fernanda.


Fernanda scarves show the intricate world of marine algae Ectocarpus and the beautiful pathogen, a red oomycete named Eurychasma - a warfare in a tiny world revealed by microscopy and science. We encourage you to share this fascinating ocean story.

Product Description

-Designed in our studio in Scotland.
-Size: 138cm x 138cm.
-100% silk.
-Each scarf is finished by hand with hand-rolled edges.
-Made in the UK with care and love.
-Dry Clean Only.

Your scarf comes inside a beautiful plastic-free, embossed Crùbag gift box with a design story card, an ‘art and science’ booklet sharing the science story, images and inspiration, and a Marine Science is Beautiful postcard. 

Scientific Story

This is our first collection, inspired by research on algae/pathogen interactions and developed in collaboration with marine scientist Prof Claire Gachon. We used unseen and breathtaking microscopy images of Claire’s exciting research on the warfare between the brown marine algae Ectocarpus and the beautiful oomycete pathogen Eurychasma. Her work is shedding some light on how these interactions impact marine ecosystems.

Positive Impact

Each scarf its paired with its written ocean literacy story, sharing the science and images that inspired the collection. 

Every purchase helps fund and communicate leading research. Our impact partners are dedicated to solving global issues through marine science.

By wearing your Crùbag products and sharing the story, you are part of the ocean advocacy movement, educating, inspiring others around you.

Shipping and returns

FREE SHIPPING IN THE UK. We offer FREE standard shipping to all our customers in the UK.

All orders in the UK, unless otherwise agreed, will be shipped via: Royal Mail, Signed For 1st Class.

INTERNATIONAL ORDERS are charged at £12.50 and may take up to 7-10 working days or longer to reach their destination. We are not responsible for any delays caused by customs clearance processes.

International orders, unless otherwise agreed, will be shipped via: Royal Mail or Fedex International Priority.

RETURNS POLICY: If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, we are sorry to hear that. Please return the item within 14 days of receipt.

Please refer to our Shipping and Return Policies for more details.

Customer Reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Teresa Garzon
Looks good with anything

An everyday scarf that gives a sensual touch to your day!

Nicky J
Versatile scarf

I bought this scarf for my sister-in-law. It is chic and stylish and looks great with really casual clothes like a jacket and jeans, and also with dresses and jumpers. A really versatile scarf.