Mali Fashion

🌍 HELLO BEAUTIES! EACH AFRICAN DRESS CAN HAVE A GENUINE ABSTRACT DESIGN LIKE A TRUE ARTWORK. CHEERS! 💚💙

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When I am new in a country I like to get into the fashion scene. Mostly I find it in artist markets or boutiques. Mali is famous for tie-dyed textiles and unique colors and prints used in its garments. The culture is lively, and that is reflected in the garments you see throughout the entire nation, no matter which region you are in. Often I saw much of the traditional dress that the Malian people pride themselves on.

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Silk skirts, tunics and long dresses are popular choices for Mali women, particularly the pagne, which is a wraparound skirt. Traditionally, women also wear turbans that match their dresses. The boubou, which is a full-length tunic, is a traditional men’s garment.

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Vibrant color belongs to the Mali wardrobe, and dressing up in costumes, jewelry and earrings is a popular activity. Colors used for clothing are typically from entirely natural dyes, which allows…

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  1. mmerce60

    I have always thought that African costumes are true works of art! 🎨

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