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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

River Adventure Pack New
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from £16.50ACL104
Grace 692 New
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Esther 646
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Esther 648
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Esther 651
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Batik Adventure Pack River
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from £23.00ABA005
Record Disc Purple New
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Fertility Lime Turquoise
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Lightbulb Moment
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Lizard Underwater New
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Fine Birds Blue Green New
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Bold Animals Blue Mauve New
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Circus Soft Blue New
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Froggie Pale Turquoise New
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Geometric Blue Clouds New
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Crisscross Ice Blue New
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Amafu Adventure Pack Water
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from £12.50AAM002
Langa Lapu 9080
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Langa Lapu 9112
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Langa Lapu 9082
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Langa Lapu Adventure Pack Water
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from £12.50ALA002
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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Diamonds Blue New
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Zebra Botanical Sky New
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Mini Triangles Indigo New
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Mali Indigo New
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'Blue Haven' Embroidery Threads
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'All at Sea' Embroidery Threads
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Guinea Fowl Riverside
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Blue Green
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from £1.10BBG018
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from £2.35BNT011
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from £1.10BBG005
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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Colour Mix Treasure Bag River
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Small Tie Dye Lampshade
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Striped Kikoy
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Turquoise Kikoy
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Striped Kikoy New
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Janice Gunner Special Selection New
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Janice Gunner Special Selection New
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Janice Gunner Special Selection New
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