Cut of 3 yards of saburet fabric, which is used by Guna women of Panama to make their skirts. The 3 yard cut is sold as a single cut of fabric and should be enough to make one skirt.
What is Saburet Fabric? Is a patterned cotton fabric used by Guna women to make their skirts. It is usually navy and a different contrasting color such as orange, green, yellow, etc.
What is a Guna Person? Guna, formerly known as Kuna (orthographic reform of 2010) are people belonging to one of the indigenous tribes of Panama. In Kuna Language (Dulegaya), they call themselves Dule or Tule. Gunas live in three politically autonomous comarcas or reservations in Panama.
You can use this cotton fabric to make a skirt or anything you would normally do with cotton fabric.
Saburet, 3 yards cut available in 2 colors: orange and green. Sold separately. Free shipping to anywhere in the USA.
NOTE: I do not own rights to the Guna women’s picture. Photo credit: Yves Picq, Wikimedia Commons