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Nkwo

Omo Shirt Dress

$450

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  • Insider Notes

    • In a bid to reduce waste, Nigerian label NKWO have upcycled leftover materials and end-of-line fabrics to create this Omo Shirt Dress. The loose-fit silhouette is assembled from hand-dyed cotton panels and undulating ruffles sewn to a transparent tulle base. It features a neat round neck, long sleeves, and a drop-waist asymmetric skirt. Temper the sheerness with tonal undergarments and style it with sharp mules or strappy sandals, depending on the occasion.

      - Button fastening
      - Upcycled cotton and polyester tulle
      - Created by local artisans using innovative waste-reduction practices, such as recycling and fabric manipulation
      - Made in Abuja, Nigeria, ships from Nigeria

  • SIZE, FIT & OPACITY

    • Lightweight fabric
    • Transparent
    • Loose silhouette
    • Fits true to size
  • Shipping & Returns

    • We deliver each item directly from the designer to your door in partnership with DHL Express, covering 220 countries worldwide within 3-5 business days. We offer flat shipping rates, which may differ slightly based on your order locations. 

      Industrie Africa accepts returns on regular priced items that are initiated within 7 days of receipt. For more information, please check where your products are shipping from, and please visit Shipping & Delivery. Unfortunately, exchanges are not possible at this time.

      Due to Covid-19 shipping regulations, please be aware that you may experience delays in delivery times.

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Sustainable brand NKWO relaunched in 2012 in Nigeria, with a focus on the preservation of traditional craft while curbing the damaging effects of textile waste. Each ready-to-wear piece is crafted using traditional West African weaving, beading, hand-dyeing and embroidery. The designer created her own fabric—using a modern strip weaving technique—dubbed “Dakala.” This hand-loomed upcycled fabric has a distinctively rich feel and is featured in each collection.


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