Maasai Shuka Fabric


The ‘Shuka’ blankets are the traditional cloths worn by the Maasai people of Tansani and Kenya. The semi-nomadic tribe of East Africa are well recognised by their cultures traditions, their bright beaded necklaces and these vibrant checked fabrics. The exact history of the ‘Shuka’ is unknown but they are still manufactured in Dar es Salam and worn by the Maasai today.

A cotton and acrylic blend. Measures 150cm x 200cm.