The famous Kikoi originated on the East Coast of Africa with particular prominence in Kenya and Tanzania. It is now found across the continent and loved throughout the world.
Kikoi (or Kikoy) comes from the Swahili word for ‘wrap’ or ‘something to wrap around you’. The name itself denotes the versatility of this handy piece of apparel. Used as a sarong, skirt, baby sling, towel, scarf, shawl, head wrap, dress, and so much more. It’s a useful item that once you own you’ll wonder how you ever lived without.
A thin cotton wrap, woven with a true selvedge and available in a multitude of vibrant stripes and plain colours.
This versatile piece of apparel can be used and worn in so many ways!
measurement : 90 x 190cm Available in 7 striking colour combinations.
- designed, woven and made in South Africa
- 100% organic cotton
- true selvedge and fringe
- 40’ machine wash, warm iron
Please find below a generic size chart which is applicable to most of our more fitted garments.
As many of our garments have been designed with a real woman’s body in mind - some of the garments are more accommodating around the hip area and do not fit into the generic size category.
We would be happy for you to email, text or phone us if you would like advise and specific measurements for a particular garment: