- Hand dyed cotton dress with button placket and collar.
- Patch pockets.
- 100% cotton
- Hand dyed and sewn in Ghana
Dry clean, or machine wash cold, hand dry.
Model is 5'9" and wears a size small.
All of Osei Duro indigo fabrics are washed several times, but please note that the natural indigo pieces will crock. This means for the first few wears you should expect some color loss. This tendency is a sign of authenticity in West Africa, and the blue is considered to have medicinal properties on the skin. If you feel differently, try soaking in vinegar solution and drying in the sun.
In Northern Ghana, pits 6-7 feet deep are used to indigo dye by hand. This is what the process looks like behind this garment: