World's longest hand-woven scarf certified in Cambodia

By Ben Hooper
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July 2 (UPI) -- A scarf measuring 35 inches wide and 3,772.3 feet long in Cambodia has been declared the world's largest hand-woven scarf by Guinness World Records.

The record-keeping organization said the scarf, woven from cotton in the style of a traditional krama scarf, was created by weavers from 20 Cambodian communities and visitors to the National Museum in Phnom Penh.


The scarf was measured and certified as a world record by Guinness adjudicator Swapnil Dangarikar.

The record attempt was organized by the GoGo Cambodia organization.

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