is currently negotiating for added national and international distribution, a new US manufacturing facility and is taking orders from retailers interested in their products and the social mission.
Through our partnership with Karibu Kikoy
we can spread the word, not just about the need on the ground in Tanzania, but also about the collective impact individuals can make with just one purchase or contribution.
They arrived with Tio Kikoy
, the municipal doctor of that town, my father's cousin, and his wife Tia Carmen, my father's sister.
Turquoise and purple Kikoy
throw, [euro]19.75, The Pink Gecko.
We aim at being present from Australia to France, from Japan to Singapore, from Finland to South Africa, and from Alaska to the Land of Fire.” Over the last three weeks Pitusa has added as clients the boutiques: Kikoy
in Sao Paulo, Brazil; Sabine in Saudi Arabia, Cream in Lebanon, Allamanda in Saint Tropez , France; and Eye of the Needle in Palm Beach and Nantucket, USA.
Most significant among them might be a 2006 series of half a dozen textile pictures, all sharing the title Rorschachtest, which takes the form of symmetrical white fabric "blots" sewn onto kikoys
, multicolored squares of fabric that Kenyans traditionally wear like sarongs.