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The river is life

All across Africa, water sustains life.

Trickling streams become vast rivers: the Nile, Niger, Gambia, Zambezi and incomparable Congo.

Sustain your creative spirit with our African River palette of blues, turquoises, purples and complementary colours.

Find more fabrics

On this page, you'll find fabrics and other items evocative of water from across our many ranges.  For more, explore all of our African fabrics by the metre

Helderberg Nature Reserve, South Africa
© Robert Irwin

Esther 647
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Esther 646
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Esther 649
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Esther 648
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Esther 650
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Esther 651
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Betta 614
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Fertility Lime Turquoise
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Fish Blue Green
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Lizard Deep Sea
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New Animals Pale Blue
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Langa Lapu 852
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Langa Lapu 817
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Shimmer Azure Gold
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Wirligig Azure Gold
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Twins Turquoise Black
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Poppy Turquoise Black
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Dotty Dotty Turquoise Lime
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Lightbox Turquoise Lime
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Amafu Adventure Pack Water
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from £11.70AAM002
Batik Adventure Pack River
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from £23.00ABA005
Langa Lapu Adventure Pack - Water
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from £11.70ALA002
Shwe Shwe Adventure Purple-Turquoise
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from £14.60ASC023
Shwe Shwe Adventure Turquoise-Navy
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from £14.60ASC024
Handmade and Handpicked 168
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Guinea Fowl New
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Guinea Fowl Riverside
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'By the Riverside' Embroidery Threads
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'Blue Haven' Embroidery Threads
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'All at Sea' Embroidery Threads
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Blue Green
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from £1.10BBG018
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from £1.00BNT011
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from £1.10BBG005
Large Handpainted Glass
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Large Handpainted Locket
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from £2.35BNT008
Pale Turquoise
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from £2.35BNT023
Bottle Glass Treasure Bag Water
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New Colour Mix Treasure Bag River
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Handpainted Batik Lampshade New
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Nigerian Wax Lampshade New
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Kenyan Kikoy New
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Kenyan Kikoy New
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Neneh Handpainted 206 New
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Neneh Handpainted 200 New
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