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Kalabule Kente Socks from Ghana

$13.00
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Kalabule

Product Description

Add some zip to your socks! Kente inspired socks not only give you a bit of color to your wardrobe, they'll bring a smile to your face. “Highlife” is a musical style which emerged in Ghana in the 1920s during the colonial period. Highlife is based on the traditional music of the Akan tribe, but is played with Western instruments. It became popular worldwide in the 1950s and 1960s, and has an enduring influence in Jazz.

Afrisocks was created to bring a touch of African color and style to your sock drawer. The patterns are designed in Ghana, with a nod to the kente and ankara patterns they're known for. The socks are produced in Turkey, where they REALLY know what they're doing when it comes to cotton. Why not in Ghana? Believe it or not, there are NO sock producers in the Economic Community of West Africa States. None. Not a one. So while Afrisocks is squirreling away money to open the first production facility in the region, we'll just bask in the joy these lovelies bring to the sock drawer.  

  • Designed in Ghana / Produced in Turkey 
  • 90% cotton, 8% polyamide, 2% elasthan
  • Machine wash cold, tumble dry low

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CHSW468

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