Shwe-shwe is produced whereby cotton fabric is fed through copper rollers which have patterns etched into them. A weak acid solution is fed onto the fabric, bleaching out the distinctive intricate white designs. Its a printed 100 % cotton fabric that is manufactured in South Africa It is printed onto cotton, which is grown locally, also in the Eastern Cape.
Ideally used for traditional attire, jewelry, bags, tablecloths and catering
Printed per meter