Africa Textile designs

March 20, 2016
I just loved the African
Magie Relph searching for hand-dyed Mauritanian cotton at SIAO in Ouagadougou, 2008

My preferred Adventure packages tend to be randomly chosen bundle of materials, all from the exact same range. They're a terrific way to taste a number of African materials.

Since these fabrics tend to be hand created, every piece is unique. The textile is 100% cotton, either a subtle Damask or basic weave.

The dyers utilize multiple techniques - including stamping, stitching and tieing to produce their particular styles. Both fabric dyes and normal Indigo are used.

A fragile white structure on a rich Indigo background, this is the popular "Manchester Blue" or "Three Cats" material which used become printed in The united kingdomt, however now arises from Southern Africa. I generally stock several red, brown and gold habits to fit the blues, along with plain Indigo. All textiles are 100% cotton fiber.

African wax print textiles are imprinted making use of a unique mechanical procedure created to imitate handmade Indonesian batik. The method happens to be used exclusively to make African wax print textiles. Most of my wax prints originate from Ghana. All textiles tend to be 100percent cotton fiber.

Find out about African wax printing materials

African materials are our enthusiasm - especially African wax print. The storyline for this unique textile is interesting. Today, you can easily read about it within brand new guide.

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