Cotton seeds are harvested between November to February, after being planted during the rainy season the previous year. These seeds are hand-processed to make threads, which are used to make Aso Oke.


  • Title: Unprocessed cotton seeds
  • Location Created: Nigeria
  • Fashion Show: GTB Fashion Weekend 2016
  • Type: photograph
  • Photographer: Christopher Udoh/ David Assam
  • Original Source: The Centenary Project
  • Rights: The Centenary Project

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