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Blue Skies

I offer the same quality of African fabric as used to make my own outfits as seen and admired by followers on my social media pages, primarily because of the cheap, inferior quality often sold to us here in South Africa at exorbitant prices with very small measurements.

You will find that my fabric is of extremely superior quality, with exact measurements as stated and at the most affordable prices.

Now you can also wear our beautiful, versatile African print with the greatest of confidence resting in the knowledge that you have on the best quality without breaking your budget.

R650.00 R350.00

Description

The iconic Angelina print was created by a Vlisco textile designer.Toon van de Manakkerbased the design of the print on the 19thcentury Ethiopian noblewomans tunic. Commonly known as the Angelina print, this print is widely worn in West Africa, in countries like Nigeria, Togo, Benin and Ghana and came to be. When the print’s popularity peeked in the 1970s, the highlife song Angelina by Ghanaian artists Sweet Talks & A.B. Crentsil frequently played on the radio.

The name dashiki comes from the word danshiki or “dan ciki” means shirt in Yoruba and Hausa, respectively, languages spoken in West Africa, specifically Nigeria.

 

Blue Skies

100% cotton

Fabric Sold at 6 Yards unless stated.

Care Instructions:

  • Hand wash in cold water inside out.
  • Do not bleach.
  • Iron inside out.
  • Professional Dry Cleaning.

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