Batik Linen Shawl in Indigo Blue Circle

Aboubakar Fofana



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Aboubaker Fofana Batik Linen Shawl in Indigo Blue Circle

• Handspun
• Natural Indigo Dyed
• Batik Resist Dye Pattern; Traditionally Called Kaléni in Bamanankan, the Word Simply Refers to the Pattern
• This Method of Resist Dye is Found in Many Indigenous Cultures that Use Indigo
• Light Fringe at Short Edges
• Light Weight Linen

Aboubakar Fofana is a multidisciplinary artist and designer, who specializes in textiles and natural dyes. Born in Mali and raised in France, Aboubakar is committed to preserving and reinterpreting centuries-old West African dyeing techniques. His work with textiles is the culmination of decades worth of work, and his effort put forth in learning to create in harmony with the world. The organic materials he uses as well as their limitations and innate qualities inform every aspect of his work.

Material: 100% Linen
Care: Gentle Spot Clean
Origin: Handcrafted in Africa

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