The Emu Glam Cam from our Silk Cotton Scarf/Sarong Australian designer collection. Rich earthy tones and highlights of teal to emerald green make up a glamorous camouflage background. These tones represent the Emu Eggs and the blue greys of the Australian bush. Our artwork depicts the Emu’s environment, for example, the ‘Yakka’, Quangdong, Saltbush and Gum flowers. The Grass trees are known as ‘Yakka’, which is derived from a South Australian Aboriginal language, mostly likely Kaurna. Yakka are an ancient tree that have affected by bush fires however, some trees are believed to be around 450 years old. Quangdong has a bright red dimpled flesh that encloses a large seed. Treasured for it’s high nutritional and medicinal value for 1000’s of years among the Aboriginal People. The Emu droppings contain Quangdong seeds, as a result, this aids in germination across the Australian bush. Salt bush can be eaten fresh or dried as a seasoning. Many of the Australian fauna eat Salt Bush. The Gumtree is adorned with nuts, pods and flowers and is scattered across the whole Australian country side.
The Emu Glam Cam Silk Cotton Scarf/Sarong Australian designer collection features an Emu profile as if modeling with it’s big eyes and long lashes and plush long feather plumes. These feathers were used by Aboriginals for adornment. The male Emu is illustrated sitting on eggs and also with his flock of chicks that have striped feathers. The Emu is a flightless bird that strut’s around the Australian bush with it’s long legs and knobby knees and elegant long neck. it can run very fast and has a curious nature. The Emu Glam Cam Silk Scarf/Sarong Australian designer collection reveals our pride in this wonderful creature that alongside the Kangaroo features on our national emblem.