Adire textile: womans: composed a single length of machine plain woven European cotton. The textile is decorated using the stitch resist method. The producer has sewn in the desired pattern before dying the textile indigo. The textile is divided in 9 weft rows. The textile is bordered by rows of small circles. The central panel is decorated by rows of alternating circles and stylised birds and the pattern is called ELETU “the owner of guineafowl” (ETU). The hem is machine sewn.
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