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Ekaale Lowasa making an Akalach decorative belt
mediaposted on 2023-11-30, 18:56 authored by Samuel DerbyshireSamuel Derbyshire
In the present day, akalach belts are worn by many women at celebratory events, most notably weddings, and sometimes at Asapan ceremonies. Here, six months after having started making one, Ekaale Lowasa continues the process of sewing small plastic beads onto a strip of plastic from a jerrycan, nearing the completion of the object.