These Colourful Stuffed Fabric Elephants are uniquely designed and individually hand-crafted.
Made from Capulana Fabric in Mozambique, each animal is painstakingly hand stitched.
With great attention to detail and with a quality construction, these toys are easy to love and admire.
They are the perfect accessory to any nursery or African- themed room.
Dimensions: 23 cm (L) x 25 cm (H)
All of our Fabric Elephants are a once off .
Therefore they will not be an exact match to the display picture.
Nonetheless each animal has its own unique pattern and beauty.
Capulana is a highly prized Traditional Fabric from Mozambique.
The fabric is worn by both men and women alike.
It has been in Mozambique since the establishment of the Arab/Indian trade routes centuries ago
This fabric was received from Indian traders as a means of barter for other goods.
Today Capulana Fabric is used in a variety of ways:
- everyday casual-wear,
- carrying heavy loads,
- baby carrier
- and tailored for special fashion events.
The Traditional colours and styles of Capulana are highly coveted.
They sell for high prices in markets today.
In Mozambique the fabric has a high value and is considered particularly desirable.