Timeless Tradition: Ethiopian and Eritrean Netela – ነጠላ

$50.00

Material: 100% pure cotton

Design: Traditional white shawl with handwoven tibeb (decorative borders)

Color: White with multi-colored tibeb

Origin: Handcrafted in Ethiopia and Eritrea

Usage: Suitable for casual wear, religious ceremonies, and festive occasions

Care Instructions:  wash with mild detergent; air dry to preserve the fabric and colors

This beautiful Netela shawl is more than just an accessory; it is a piece of Ethiopian and Eritrean heritage that brings elegance and tradition to any wardrobe.

Description

The Netela is a traditional white shawl worn by women in Ethiopia and Eritrea, often used for both daily wear and special occasions. Made from lightweight cotton, the Netela is usually adorned with colorful borders, known as “tibeb,” which are intricately woven patterns. This shawl is a symbol of cultural heritage, embodying the beauty and craftsmanship of the region.