The ‘Iwa Lewa’ / ‘Character is Beauty’ Long Length Hoodie Streeter
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‘Iwa Lewa’ / ‘Character is Beauty’ a proverb of the Yoruba people of Nigeria
A timely reminder of what real beauty is
Long Length Hoodie Streeter with front and back print with ‘Character is Beauty’
Ethically made and sweatshop- free made with 85% organic cotton
Character is Beauty’ is the English translation of a popular (and one of my favourite) Yoruba proverbs- Iwa Lewa. The proverb encourages us to consider that beyond the superficial, beyond appearance, and beyond the facades. Who you are and what you do is your real beauty.
Proverbs have always provided a powerful means of communicating knowledge, experience, beliefs, and concepts. With the Yoruba people and culture growing worldwide, these proverbs, and others of African origin, are gifts to the world.
Double layered hood
Kangaroo pocket at front
Round drawcords in matching body colour with metal tipping
Slits at side seam
Brushed Hoodie Dress
Soft and smooth finish
85% Organic ring-spun Combed Cotton, 15% recycled polyester material