Man-kurndalh (Black Plums) – Brigette Skirt

A comfortable, lightweight linen skirt featuring box pleats, elastic backing and two generous side pockets.

Man-Kurndalh (Black Plums) By Deborah Wurrkidj
Deborah Wurrkidj is a Kuninjku artist from the Kurulk clan whose country lies around the outstation of Mumeka in central Arnhem Land.Man-kurndalh (black plum) are a much loved manme (bush food). The edible black berries are good for harvest in the late dry to wet seasons.

“Every wet season time they make black plum. Our family we going out bush and we collecting that bush tucker. Sometimes we collecting and we take home and eat with family, our grand children and grand daughter, family sharing. We eat that fresh one.” – Deborah Wurrkidj

Model: Zekahalia Yibarbuk
Fabric: 70% tencel 30% linen.
Zekahalia is wearing a size S
Photography: Babbarra Women’s Centre

Treat this handmade garment with love and it will love you back! Cold gentle machine wash, drip dry in shade, warm iron. Avoid the tumble dryer and dry cleaner.

Being handmade there may be some print variations, making each garment unique.
Hand printed and made in Australia