Madras fabric is known throughout the Caribbean for its plaid pattern & bright coastal colors. During national celebrations, Antigua & Barbuda are all madras’ed up in a red, gold and green madras fabric as the main part of their national dress.
From the wise ones...
to the wild ones...
the Antiguan people raise their flag to this red, green and gold.
While on an anniversary trip, traveler Carol was blown away by the beauty of Antigua & Barbuda and wanted to m’adras the fact that Taaluma has never before had a tote from these islands!
Here’s to to m’adrasing a whole new culture and to feeling good—because after all, it's Friday!
-Jack & Alley, Co-Founders
Photos: (First) Display of national dress by Joseph Martin. (Second) School in Antigua celebrates Independence Day by Michelle. (Third) In celebration of Antigua and Barbuda's Independence Day.
The kangaroo, or “roo”, is a national symbol of Australia. For Australian Aboriginal communities, the kangaroo’s importance took roo’t long ago and it remains strong today.
Incense burning has taken place in India for thousands of years so let’s make scents of its story. Used for both its sweet aroma and as a medicinal tool, Hinduism brought this incens'ation into its religious practices...