A modern Aso-oke fabric woven with metallic thread.
Aso-Oke (pronounced ah-SHOW-kay). It is a hand woven cloth made mostly by the Yoruba tribe of south west Nigeria. It is woven in strips and these strips are usually sewn together to make clothing. Of course you can use it for whatever project you have!
It is a thick fabric which is similar in texture to denim or canvas. This listing is for strips of a silvery purple version of the fabric and is available per metre. The strip is approximately 7 inches (17.5 cm).
You can order the length of the fabric strip you require by using the arrows above to specify quantity. Your fabric will be sent as one continuous length.
Woven strip fabric
Sold by the Metre
Strip Width- 7 inches (17.5 cm)
Made in Nigeria
1 Gele (Head-tie)- 6 Metres
1 Pele (Scarf/Shawl)- 8 Metres
1 Iro (Wrapper)- 16 Metres
1 Buba (Blouse)- 16 Metres
Want to know a little bit more about this beautiful cloth? Check out our post ‘The Beauty of Aso Oke- Traditonal Yoruba Clothing‘.