The rich tradition of Akan kente cloth is celebrated by Ghana's Rachel Armah. Using cotton and rayon blend fibers, she weaves a single strip on the traditional hand loom. Colorful motifs decorate the cloth, which makes for an excellent scarf. The scarf is named Fathia, an Akan name.
50% cotton, 50% rayon
Dry clean only
Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
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.