First printing of this lighthearted practical guide to the East African fashion staple, published in Kenya.
KANGAS: 101 Uses
"In this booklet we show you 101 ways of wearing or using kangas. About half of these are styles for clother, and other half range from functional to the fanciful!"
Illustrated throughout with both diagrams demonstrating numerous ways to wear a kanga as well as images showing the patterned textile put to more whimsical purposes (birdcage cover, swing, "to distract pursuing beasts"), the book also includes a history of the garment.
(Nairobi, Kenya): (Jeanette Hanby and David Bygott), (1985). 8.25'' x 5.75''. Original stapled red and yellow pictorial wraps. Illustrated by Bygott in black and white. viii, 83,  pages. Trace toning internally. Else clean, bright, and sharp.
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