Category Archives: Textiles

Gender Contradictions in Textile Production

The gender of cloth production is quite stable since men almost exclusively produce kente and adinkra cloth. Taboos reinforce this male dominance by threatening women with barrenness if they practice these crafts. In spite of this, many state institutions override these

Gender Contradictions in Textile Production

The gender of cloth production is quite stable since men almost exclusively produce kente and adinkra cloth. Taboos reinforce this male dominance by threatening women with barrenness if they practice these crafts. In spite of this, many state institutions override these

Local Entrepreneurs Create Jobs

Foot Print Textile shop, Tamale Ghana That local entrepreneurs create jobs is not a matter for dispute. Mr Seidu Mustapha is a Ghanaian entrepreneur. Beginning with virtually no capital, a several years ago, he has built a business that, today, employs about six seamstresses

Local Entrepreneurs Create Jobs

Foot Print Textile shop, Tamale Ghana That local entrepreneurs create jobs is not a matter for dispute. Mr Seidu Mustapha is a Ghanaian entrepreneur. Beginning with virtually no capital, a several years ago, he has built a business that, today, employs about six seamstresses

Fugu: The Tradition Goes on

The fugu or smock is the most distinctive dress from northern Ghana which has gained national significance. From the dawn of civilization, humans have had an intense relationship with nature, and cotton is a basic product that man uses for various

Fugu: The Tradition Goes on

The fugu or smock is the most distinctive dress from northern Ghana which has gained national significance. From the dawn of civilization, humans have had an intense relationship with nature, and cotton is a basic product that man uses for various