MaXhosa | Justina Blakeney
I’m enamored with the collections of South African knitwear designer Laduma Ngxokolo. His line, MaXhosa was designed as a knitwear solution to Xhosa initiation rights, that includes a tradition of dressing up in “new dignified formal clothing for six months after initiation.” He incorporates traditional Xhosa beadwork craft, patterns, symbolism and colors into his modern knitwear collection. Gorgeous, yes?
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“Oye” which means throne is geared to bring out the queen in you! You’re sure to feel royal in this beautiful hand-made African print inspired dress. It's like wearing a work of art for sure. Round neck ~60 inches long Fully lined Back zipper 2 side pockets 100% cotton Fabric doesn’t stretch Belt not included Care instructions Hand wash with cold water Could be dry cleaned Low iron