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What is African Mud Cloth Fabric

What is African Mud Cloth Fabric

In Bambara, the Mali people's main language, the word Bogolan means "made from mud." The Bogolan method of dyeing and printing cotton is purely organic and environment-friendly since it is free from toxic chemicals and requires dried plants and fruit as a dye.

The mud cloth fabric is 100% cotton, and it takes a long time to form this kind of cloth. In the past, mud cloth fabric was usually painted by African women in distinctive symbols and patterns.

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