The beginning of Shweshwe as we know today na from Europe when them import the cloth from India for clothing production.
The material first arrive South Africa in 1858 after the German settlers wey enter the border build houses for the Eastern Cape and in Natal. The German women wey dey wear the indigo cloth promote the demand for the material and before them come begin export am to South Africa.
The material just be like Nigeria Ankara and materials like this dey blend with plenty mix and match designs. But the koko be say different people get different fashion taste.
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