Peplum Evening Dress made in Authentic Mudcloth fabric.
From artisans in Mali, where no two fabrics are the same. Mud cloth - also called 'bogolan' is one of Africa's most unusual and unique textiles.
Narrow strips of handwoven cotton are stitched together into a whole cloth, then painted with patterns and symbols with ancient meanings. Natural dyes are used, including river mud that has been aged up to one year. The handmade nature of the fabrics may also show some slight imperfections reflecting its authentic Artisanal qualities and Luxury as each cloth is a unique creation: there is only one.
Print designs will vary from order to order.
The dress is fully lined.
Removable bras straps.
100% cotton, Lining: silk
Dry Cleaning only