Karakoram is the Mongolian term for Black Mountain. The brand, which was founded in 2005 has a mission to create unique, hand knitted accessories made from exclusive, natural fibers only. Karakoram places an emphasis on quality, uniqueness, and contemporary design.
Based in Erftstadt, Germany, the company works closely with manufacturers in Bosnia & Herzegovina. This relationship is brokered by an NGO that helps widows and low income women to earn money and independence.