As a mother by heart and traveler by spirit, Traveler Karla spent a month in Kenya visiting her son who moved there and exploring the country he calls home.
"The fabrics of Kenya are so beautiful and steeped deeply in tradition. The Khanga fabric is seen everywhere. It is made in panels with a very bright distinct border. There is always a saying written along the border of the fabric. It is generally a statement of goodwill or encouragement. The Khanga fabric that I purchased said “A mother’s love is everlasting.” —Traveler Karla
She wanted to take a mom’ent to celebrate her fellow mommas around the world…
With this “Upendo wa mama nima nilele” or “a Mother’s love is everlasting” fabric.
Here’s to celebrating this mom'umental love and to feeling good—because after all, it’s Friday!
-Jack & Alley, Co-Founders
PS. Plus a few more fabric finds to keep this mom'entum going!
Photos: Scenes of Peru by Traveler Jack DuFour; Chad by Traveler Amy Gustafson; Myanmar by Traveler Aaron John, Ecuador by Traveler Alley DuFour; Nepal by Traveler Taylor Smythe; Tanzania by Traveler Patricia White.
Hey Toters, what’s Athen-in’?
Back in 2019, travelers Eileen and Lesley visited Athens, Greece. They loved it so much that they wanted to encourage you to visit “the city of the violet crown” someday too. If you ever get the chance to go to Athens,
…you Odyssey the Porch of the Caryatids on the north side of the Acropolis
Traveler Tim Gibson loves seeing new parts of the world. His latest ventures took him to the southwest of France.
From visiting his nephew high in the Pyrenees, to enjoying the glorious mountain views of the region, and to partaking in the spectacular French cuisine.
"Singapore is a country where old and new exist side-by-side.
From walking downtown through the streets lined with gleaming skyscrapers, to stumbling upon temples that are over a hundred years old, and to discovering a carefully preserved city block of traditional shop-fronts that date back to colonial days.