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Mango Fish, Inc.

Kente Bookmark

Kente Bookmark

Regular price $36.50 USD
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Discover Mango Fish's exquisite hand-beaded bookmark, a vibrant celebration of students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), intricately woven with the rich hues of Kente cloth. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, this bookmark is more than just a tool for marking pages; it's a testament to the spirit of resilience, heritage, and academic excellence.

Drawing inspiration from the iconic Kente cloth, each color adorning this masterpiece carries deep cultural significance. The vibrant gold symbolizes wealth, royalty, and high status, reflecting the rich heritage and achievements of HBCU students. Red embodies passion, vitality, and spiritual energy, representing the fervor and dedication that students bring to their academic pursuits.

Green, the color of growth and renewal, pays homage to the nurturing environment fostered within HBCU campuses, where students are empowered to flourish and thrive. Blue evokes a sense of peace, wisdom, and harmony, embodying the scholarly pursuits and intellectual curiosity cultivated at these esteemed institutions. Vibrant yellow symbolize fertility and the abundance of the land, signifying blessings and good fortune as one invests in their education.

With every stitch and bead (72 glass and crystal beads to be exact), Mango Fish's hand-beaded bookmark celebrates the indomitable spirit and cultural legacy of HBCU students, serving as a reminder of their profound impact on academia, culture, and society. Elevate your reading experience and honor the legacy of HBCUs with this exquisite piece of artistry from Mango Fish.


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