Vintage Indigo Throw - Abonie
Create a bold statement in your room with our Vintage Indigo Throws.
These beautiful indigo textiles look fantastic on the back of a couch or an armchair, thrown on your bed or hung on a wall. They draw everybody’s attention when worn as a shawl.
Indigo throws are hand-woven and hand-dyed by the Dogon people of Mali, West Africa. They are traditionally used as special occasion shawls, treasured and carefully washed for many years.
Our selection of textiles is around 30-40 years old.
Indigo ages beautifully and the cloth has a lovely soft feel to it.
Approximate size: 180 x 124 cm.
- Vintage item
- Fully cleaned and ready for display or wear
- Each throw is one-of-a-kind
- 100% cotton
- Made in Mali
Details & Care: Dry clean
NB The fabric is made from hand-woven strips that are stitched together to create a large cloth. This is a vintage item which may show signs of age, light fraying, small repaired holes, and minor staining. Such potential details should not be considered as defects but are a result of the textiles special history and add to the unique beauty and value of the piece.
Why it's on The Cornrow?
The Lola & Mawu brand is fairtrade and provides meaningful income to the craftspeople. Buying these products supports Ghanaian artisans and traditional craftmanship. We also love that these are heritage products, but in a style that fits perfectly in the modern home.