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Cottoning on to Shweshwe chic

Cottoning on to Shweshwe chic

Shweshwe - South Africa's traditional ethnic-print "indigo cloth" - has slaves, German settlers, King Moshoeshoe and the catwalks of New York woven into its story. Now, emerging Eastern Cape farmers and a new cotton initiative are moving this "heritage item" into the development arena.

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