Posts Tagged ‘Amina Yabis’
Amina Yabis is a grassroots feminist button maker. She went from being a Moroccan housewife to founding and leading an organization helping thousands of women and girls to gain education and a voice through traditional Moroccan textile crafts. ClothRoads first interviewed and wrote about Amina in 2012. We had the→ Read more
The story of Amina Yabis and the Cherry Buttons Cooperative (officially the Sefrou Women’s Silk Button Cooperative), a women’s craft cooperative that Amina founded, is a ClothRoads favorite. The knotted buttons made by hand by Moroccan women are not only beautiful, but tell a story of empowerment and independence.→ Read more
Be the first to discover new treasures! Subscribe now and receive updates.
Privacy guaranteed. We never share your info.
Top Rated Products
Find posts by tags
Alpaca Andean Textile Arts backstrap weaving Bandhani Bonie Shupe Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco Chiapas Chip Morris Cooperative Cotton CTTC Deborah Chandler Embroidery Eric Mindling Guatemala Handknitting Handspinning Handspun Handweaving Handwoven Ikat India Indigo Judy Newland Knitting Natural dye natural dyeing Natural Dyes Naturally-dyed Nilda Callanaupa Oaxaca Ock Pop Tok Peru Pitumarca Resist-dyeing Santa Fe Folk Art Market Shibori Silk Spinning Textile Travel Thrums Books Traditions Mexico Trunk Show Trunk Shows Weaving