Cambodians set world record for longest handwoven scarf, which took six months to weave

Cambodia won a place in the Guinness Book of World Records on Sunday for a 1,100-metre-long version of the country’s popular krama scarf.
Supported by a youth movement with links to the nation’s ruling party, more than 23,000 people took part in the six-month weaving marathon outside Phnom Penh’s Royal Palace.
Thousands of young people then rolled out the krama along a street in the capital on Sunday for a visiting Guinness official to measure the garment.
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