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Hello everyone, my post today will be based on the Adire fabric.

Most times when we are out to pick asoebi, all kinds of fabrics come to our mind;Lace fabrics, Ankara fabrics, Velvet , Silk, Chiffon and probably Brocade for men,but there are lots of beautiful fabrics in the market that we need to explore, one of which is ADIRE! 291 more words

Stephannie Barba Illustration + Roots Seychelles

We’ve teamed up with Roots Seychelles to create hand printed textiles and hand crafted goods!  Inspired by our passion for African fabric and fashion, we use lost traditional techniques used by the Kreol artisans of Seychelles.   51 more words

African Tribal Print Top in Coffee and Cream

By Kampala Fair

A relaxed fit top with slightly fitted torso and drawstring feature along the neckline. This a great transitional piece all through the seasons. 23 more words


My first Tote bag!

Making this tote bag has quite simply filled me with admiration for the sewers on the Great British Sewing Bee. How they make anything in the time allowed  is amazing. 275 more words

I breathe in the salty mist, walk back along the wild, shifting edge of everything. (Bhanu Kapil, Vertical Interrogation of Strangers)

Mother b 1909, daughter b 1943, grand-daughter b 1970

It is featherstitched, gold, sewn in the hand of a woman who doesn’t ordinarily sew, but she has a grand child coming, the baby far away in her daughter’s abdomen. 366 more words