Dresses are designed based on the rich African culture. The major fabrics used are all cotton based, loom woven and some printed with rich African sayings and proverbs in the local ethnic languages. The fabrics include Kikoi, Leso/Khanga, Pareo and Kitenge.
The seeds creations scarfs come in different colors, designs, weights, lengths and widths. They all are cotton based giving assurance to warmth and absorbency. The commonly used fabrics are Kitenge, Kikoi, Khanga/Leso and Pareo.
These designs are created with all functionality and aesthetic aspects of the design taken into account. The main fabrics are medium weight cotton, commonly known as ‘Kitenge’ printed and waxed to assure the color fastness and durability of the fabric. They are lined with a blend of cotton and polyester and interlined with soft rubber. The soft rubber helps in giving them shape as well as allowing frequent washing without losing their original form.
The sandals are made of tan leather embossed with floral patterns and their tops are beautifully and creatively beaded. The art of beading is very rich since it expresses the artist’s creative mind. The beads are made of plastic and come in all sorts of colors and sizes. It is also common to use small seashells collected from the shores of the Indian Ocean for aesthetic purposes. The sandals are soled using tough rubber and in some cases, recycled rubber tires.
These created pieces are perfect for personal use or gift for a love one. Authentic and genuine in design and source, each item is diligently crafted with care and with you in mind. All items are handmade in Malindi, Kenya. Sow the suggested amount, select and receive your chosen item for your submitted donation.
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The belts are all made from rich tan leather commonly known as the natural kips. This type of leather is known for its toughness and good dye absorbing qualities. The bracelets are beaded using plastic beads, which come in different colors. With the beads, the Seeds Creations designers have been able to design National flags and even write names as well as draw different items related to the rich African culture.
They are designed with precision to extend its durability and strength, not compromising its aesthetic aspects. The bags are made from Tan leather mainly, Polo Leather and Jungle leather. The bags range from tote bags, laptop bags, travel bags, clutch purses and sling messenger bags. They come in different sizes and designs and are all hand made.