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aku/akwa? what's that?

The words "aku" and  "akwa" are from the Igbo people of eastern Nigeria, and they both literally mean "cloth". Not just any cloth; it specifically refers to the beautiful material that the women wear as wraps tied around themselves. We've taken the concept of cloth and reshaped it so it wraps the human form beautifully.

Aku/Akwa - redefining cloth