Shaka Mud Cloth Pillow Cover


This simple African mud cloth pillow is made by hand from scratch using traditional techniques. Thin strips of cotton are hand-dyed using leaves, clay and natural materials before being sewn together into a larger piece of cloth. In African culture, these shapes have meaning and are often symbolic.

  Hand dyed in strips and sewn using traditional methods.

  Natural dying process using leaves and clay.

  Made from scratch by hand from 100% cotton.


  The symbols, patterns and colours are open to interpretation and often contain African proverbs and hidden meanings.