By Nana Abena Afriyie Darko, this colorful patchwork face mask is contoured for comfort and fit. Crafted of colorful West African prints in grey, yellow, mustard and red, it has two layers of cotton fabric. It is washable and reusable, with black cords to tie around the head.
In the Andes, the Land of the Four Corners, mountains are sacred. So is culture. The Nazca lines, the Wari glyphs, the Quipu knots and the complex multi-colored textiles of the Incas are all recorded and live on the work of contemporary Peruvian artisans.