This thick 100% cotton weave blanket has its origins in the Bogolan mud cloth family, but with designs that traditional were inspired by local animals.
Fulanis are a widespread West Africa ethnic group that are nomadic shepherds. They use the wool from their sheep to create gorgeous blankets made up of 6 or 7 panels sewn together to form a blanket. Culturally, these blankets are custom made for newlywed couples to cover their marriage beds.
Elephants & Farmers - 58" x 71"
Croc center - 60" x 77"
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Kanju is a luxury design brand bringing the majesty and creative spirit of Africa to interiors worldwide, through beautiful, meticulously crafted artisan collections.