Speedbird Print, African print fabric, African Fabric, Ankara fabric, 6 Yards, Swift bird, Sika Wo Antaban, GTP

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$79.70
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$79.70
+ $26.08 shipping
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A popular African print design featuring a humming bird or swallow. Great for clothing, accessories and any craft projects you have on the drawing board! Would also make a great headscarf.

A great Ankara fabric that is soft in texture and would work well in almost any sewing project. This version is a light brownish orange with a purple bird motif. Please note: Colours may appear differently depending on your monitor/device.

To give you and idea of scale, each oval is about 4.5 inches wide. There is also a tape measure shown in the last image which shows dimensions in inches.

This is a 6 yard bundle, which is a continuous length of 6 yards, approximately 5.5 metres.

FABRIC FACTS:
African Print Fabric
100% Cotton
Fabric Length- 6 Yards (548 cm)
Fabric Width- 48 inches (122 cm)
Made in Ghana, West Africa

Don't need a large quantity? You can purchase the fabric by the Yard here:
www.etsy.com/uk/listing/484817613/speedbird-print-african-print-fabric


Also available in the following colours:
BLUE:
www.etsystudio.com/listing/384301738/blue-african-print-fabric-ankara-print

PINK & GREEN:
www.etsystudio.com/listing/450951710/african-fabric-pink-speedbird-ankara

BURNT ORANGE & YELLOW:
www.etsystudio.com/listing/257143320/african-print-fabric-african-fabric

ORANGE AND MUSTARD YELLOW:
www.etsystudio.com/listing/281680736/speedbird-african-print-orange-and

BROWN & PINK:
www.etsystudio.com/listing/295318335/african-print-fabric-brown-and-pink

TEAL & YELLOW:
https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/187983750/ankara-fabric-6-yards-swift-bird-humming


THE MEANINGS BEHIND THE SYMBOL
Hirondelle: This is the french word for the Swallow bird. Swallows are a symbol of good luck.

In Togo the pattern is called ‘Air Afrique’ because the fabric was also used in the uniform of the local airline company.

Sika Wo Antaban means 'Money has Wings'. In Ghana the pattern refers to the transience of riches: rich today, poor tomorrow, for money, if one is not careful, will fly away like a bird. This fabric encourages people to make good financial investments.


FAQs

A Yard is approximately 91 cm

The fabric we sell is produced in African countries; Ghana, Nigeria, Ivory Coast with more countries explored as we go along.

A Yard is approximately 91 cm

The fabric we sell is produced in African countries; Ghana, Nigeria, Ivory Coast with more countries explored as we go along.



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