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Mud cloth - also called 'bogolanfani' - is one of Africa's most unusual and unique textiles. Handmade textile made in Mali, West Africa. Cotton from the region is handwoven into strips then sewn together.

The textile is then dyed and hand painted with organic materials including fermented mud and plant matter.

What size is it?


Normally sold in "Lapa" sizes - 2  yard - approximately 90 -100 x 170 - 180 cm 
Size of individual pieces will vary, Please see size in information below.

What should I expect?
Mudcloth is a handmade textile and each piece is a one of a kind item. Imperfections in handmade textiles are to be expected, including raw edges, intertwined plant matter, stitching imperfections, over dye, paint blots/smears, and/or stains.

How do I care for the textile?
Washing in delicate cycle (or hand wash) is recommended to remove excess dye, as dye transfer is possible.

African Mud Cloth (Bogolafani)

£190.00 Regular Price
£171.00Sale Price
  • 2 Yards

    Approximately 180cm x 100cm

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