ANKARA FABRIC REFERENCES/ TITLES: Materials, Cotton Fabric, African Fabric, Ankara, Wax Print, Supreme Wax Fabric, Fabric, Dutch Wax, Designer Fabric, Holland Wax, etc.
AFRICAN FABRIC HISTORY: The development of the African print fabric has been referred to as the “result of a long historical process of imitation and mimicry”. How exactly Dutch wax prints became popular in West Africa is debated. It is show it's showcasing itself around the globe in recent time, proving it is here to stay! However, what is known for certain is that Dutch wax prints started out as cheap mass-produced imitations of Indonesian batik locally produced in Java. The Dutch and the English, played heavy roles in industrialising the batik production techniques and popularising the resulting textiles in foreign markets. Views differ as to how Dutch wax prints entered the West African market, But it was clear that In the 19th century West Africans embraced these Dutch wax prints, using and assimilating them into societies as a part of culture and self-expression.
THIS FABRIC: 100% durable cotton, African wax fabric with bold beautiful prints and patterns. These materials are sold by the yard. The listed price is for one yard. *For casual, Moderate and special occasion outfits for, women, men, children dogs, and other pets.
*This fabric can be used for anything from crafts and art to Shoe and Bags( Unisex), clutches, Earrings, Scarfs, pillow cases you name it.
*For occasions such as: Thanksgiving, July 4th, Anniversaries, Engagement, Weddings, wedding decore and accessory, Outings, Religious and cultural celebrations, Birthdays
*Can be use for interior décor.
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