Kente – Like Kente cloth, you are a work of art and have multiple layers. Woven into the fabric of your being is a product of your collective life experiences and characteristics that have shaped you.
Kente cloth originated in Ghan and consists of multi-colored thread loomed into intricate patterns embedded with embroidered designs, cultural symbolism and traditional history. Each design has its own unique symbolic value and often worn by African royalty, as a symbol of status, or for a festive occasion. Around the world, the unique patterns and colors are easily identifiable as a representation of West African culture.
Symbolism: Representing all the colors of the color wheel, creating a natural harmonic presence and balance
Fit: Each strand wraps one time around the waist. For multiple strands, add desired number of pieces per style to your cart.
Length: Customized to your waist size, please provide desired length during checkout
Bead Size: small – large, 11/0-5/0