Our tote bags honour the Ghanaian Tradition of Day Names. In Ghana children are given a ‘day name’ which corresponds to the day of the week when they were born. A child named Akua is born on a Wednesday.
Ahwenepa Nkasa x FLO London
FLO London The Shop’s 2021 collection (#FLTS21) is dedicated to the Ahwenepa Nkasa fabric.
Fabrics in Ghana have proverbial meanings. The fabric that we have used for this first collection is named Ahwenepa Nkasa, which means ‘good waist beads do not make noise’. This is a common proverb among Ghanaians which implies you should let your deeds or character speak for you.
Material: 100% cotton
Measurements cm: 36 x 41cm (LxH)
Fabric Name: Ahwenepa Nkasa
Handmade in Ghana
Bags are handmade so sizing may vary slightly.