Initiation & Ceremonial Blankets
This traditional Xhosa range of felted blankets has a long and interesting history. They are predominantly used for traditional ceremonies; however, they have become very popular amongst those wanting to create a unique look in their home.
The Abakwetha blanket is worn during the Xhosa initiation ritual marking the passage from boyhood to manhood.
This Xhosa blanket is traditionally used to wrap the body for burial.
The Aranda Whitney is a Xhosa blanket used in a variety of traditional ceremonies.