Africa | Kuba barkcloth. DR Congo | These special wraps were worn outside, or on top of, the long dance dresses for added decoration and prestige. The central area is barkcloth, made by beating a layer from just under the tree bark until it is thin and pliable
Kenya Hemp & Jute Rug - hand-knotted in India from organic hemp and jute. Hand-knotted yarns are brushed to achieve the look and texture of authentic artisan craftsmanship with a deceptively soft texture.
RLR5112A Kenya Rug from Ralph Lauren collection. A tribal patterned area rug inspired by authentic African kuba cloth, Kenya from Ralph Lauren Rugs adds texture and history to modern interiors. Eco-frien
Africa | Bogolanfini (“Bo-ho-lahn-FEE-nee”) or bogolan is the traditional cloth of Mali and is considered an expression of Malian national identity. In the western world, it's more commonly referred to as "mud cloth". Mud cloth is a long established tradition among the Bamana, an indigenous people who inhabit a large area to the east and north of Bamako in Mali.