Light Purple & Blue Floral Kanga - African cotton wrap
Light purple, blue floral design in traditional Kanga fabric from Kenya. Single.
Includes Swahili proverb: "Furaha Huzidi Nikuonapo Habibi"
Size: 110 x 340 cm
*Do not dryclean or bleach
Kanga (also known as 'leso') in Kenya is a rectangular shaped, 100% pure cotton printed fabric, similar to a sarong. They are brightly coloured, usually with a decorative border around the edge and includes a swahili proverb. They have been traditionally worn by women on the East African coast for a long time, with the sayings as way of communication within the community.
All our kangas are from Kenya and our kanga bags are handmade only from this type of fabric. You'll still find them on the beaches of Kenya blowing in the wind, reminding me of the gorgeous vibrancy and colour of Africa.Kikoi (also known as kikoy) is a traditional hand-woven pure cotton fabric originating from the coast of Kenya, noted for their vibrant striped colours. End are twisted into tassels. Can be worn in a multitude of ways, as a sarong, pareo, wrap, baby wrap, at the beach, shawl, scarf to name a few.