Skilled artisans of Sammy Ethiopia weave locally-grown organic cotton to create this scarf with a banded border and soft fringe. Black and white threads are finely woven together to create a lustrous gray textile with lots of visual interest. Trios of lines in contrasting black thread accent the design.
Measures 72"L x 26"W. Fair trade.
Care instructions: Hand wash with mild soap. Hang dry.
The Sammy Ethiopia brand links the artisan skills of one of Africa’s most ancient civilizations with American and European fashion know-how. The result is unique contemporary style that has already gathered fans from New York to Tokyo. A wealth of craft skills known in Ethiopia for thousands of years are applied to a style-forward range of fashion and home accessories to suit current global tastes. Collaborating with community organizations and cooperatives, Sammy Ethiopia creates employment to some of the world’s most marginalized people in and around Addis Ababa.