For many, wearing headwraps isn't just a fashion statement – it's a lifestyle. It is also a cultural tie for many African and women of African descent. During periods of slavery in the U.S., many slaves wore head wraps (also known as head ties) as a way of honoring their homeland.
What's a head wrap called in Zimbabwe? Dhuku
What's a head wrap called in Nigeria? Gele
What's a head wrap call in Malawi and Ghana?Duku
What's a head wrap called in South Africa? Doek meaning cloth