WE LOVE AFRICAN FABRIC
We love African Fabric and at Urbanstax our mission is to source and sell authentic and beautiful African Fabric; African Wax Prints a.ka. Ankara, Adire and Batiks , Woven Cloth- Aso-oke, Shweshwe prints and more. All the fabric we sell is made in Africa and we currently have fabric from Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, Ghana and Tanzania. We update our stock regularly. Learn more about the different types of our African textiles here.
PATTERN PICK: I Am Irma
The I Am Irma pattern is a wardrobe must-have.
An elegant shirt and dress pattern with various options to make it your own, though we are loving the dramatic Bishop sleeve.
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It is currently all about the Batiks as we have new designs in from Ghana and Nigeria. This week’s favoured fabric is the Purple and Aubergine Marble Batik. This new … read more
The Africa Fashion exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum is definitely a must see! I thoroughly enjoyed exploring the different histories and approaches by such a varied talent of … read more
If you were inspired by our previous post about Jules’s shirt dress, we have put together our favourite Shirt dress sewing patterns. A shirt dress is a great project if … read more