SHWE SHWE - KONKE - INDIGO

SHWE SHWE - KONKE - INDIGO

$6.50 AUD

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3 Cats Shwe Shwe by Da Gama, 100% cotton material. 

Shweshwe is the most iconic and recognisable of all South African prints and Da Gama is the leading manufacturer today.  It is popular with the local men and women for clothing as well as internationally for tableware and soft furnishings. Made using a  tightly woven cotton it has a smaller than average fabric width of 90 cm and a stiffness to the new fabric from traditional starching, which washes out. Printed with original designs in a wide variety of colour ways. The name is thought to have come from the swishing sound of the fabric as the women wearing it walked. 

  • 90cm wide sold by the yard or fat quarters 
  • Suitable for clothing, upholstery + quilting 
  • Made in South Africa