SIFA YA MAMA NI HURUMA NA UPENDO

I have this kanga in three color schemes. Its design is made up of simple shapes that come together nicely.         I am a big fan of paisleys Advertisements

KARIBU KWENYE ULIMWENGU WA MAFANIKO

This kanga is very different from most. The lovely color scheme of white and lavender is one that I have never seen before. Also the words are uncommonly tucked away in the corner,… Continue reading

MUNGU NI PENDO ANATUPENDA

I picked this kanga up a couple of months ago when I was visiting the Mwanza Region. It is the first kanga that I have from Musoma Textiles Mills, which is located in… Continue reading

CHAGUA CHF ILIYOBORESHWA

This kanga encourages people to enroll in local health insurance! It was designed by my very good friends at FT Kilimanjaro, a local NGO, and produced by Nida Textiles.  The kanga was also… Continue reading

MOYO WANGU UNAMTUKUZA MUNGU

Here is another Nida kanga that was made for the Mwanza market. It has the same saying as the very first kanga that I posted on this blog on November 23, 2012! I… Continue reading

MUNGU ANASIKIA TUSICHOKE KUMLILIA

This pretty kanga has some great little fish on it!    

CHADEMA UKWELI NA UWAZI

This is a campaign kanga made for the Chadema Party in Tanzania. Chadema, short for Chama cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo or Party for Democracy and Progress, was the opposition party during the Presidential Elections last… Continue reading

KANGA YA TANO BILA MANENO

This beautiful kanga comes in two, bright colors: green and pink. It is another kanga made by Nida Textiles to be sold in the Mwanza Region of Tanzania. This makes it a little… Continue reading

MUNGU HANA MAPUNGUFU SIFA YAKE NI UTUKUFU

I am so excited for this post because it combines two of my favorite subjects: kangas and New Orelans. Today is Mardi Gras in New Orleans and I posting a kanga that I… Continue reading

ASANTE MAADHIMISHO YA MIAKA 50

  Here are two very cool kangas made to celebrate Panasonic’s 50th anniversary in Tanzania. Panasonic will be running a promotion to give away one kanga free with the purchase of two packs of batteries.… Continue reading