About us Process and video

  • We begin with the cutting, sewing & fraying of 100% cotton fabric.
  • Individual designs are drawn with starch solution & sun-dried.
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  • All designs are hand-painted, utilizing our many colourways.
  • The cooking process, in an industrial oven, makes the textiles colour fast & fully washable.
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  • Following cooking, each piece is washed and dried in the sunshine.
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  • The starch is carefully removed to reveal the colourful designs.
  • The final process includes sewing & pressing, in preparation for packing.

Video

Tribal Textiles, Zambia from Will Benson on Vimeo .

Watch this short video to find out more about our fantastic enterprise.