African Toiletry Bags made in South Africa
16" long x 5" high x 4" wide
Shweshwe fabric is used to make these bags and the inside is made with recycled material. Shweshwe is a printed dyed cotton fabric widely used for traditional South African clothing. The fabric is manufactured in a variety of colours and printing designs characterised by intricate geometric patterns. Due to its timeless popularity, shweshwe has been described as the denim or tartan of South Africa.
These artists sell their work to support their families and to educate their children. The funds from the sale of these items are used to pay for school fees throughout Southern Africa.