the military at the quilombo dos palmares - promised land for enslaved AFRICANS in BRAZIL - were experts in capoeira, the art of escape. to protect a population of over 30,000, they practiced with drums, keeping in shape, ready to fight, with choreography and skill powerful enough to fool and defeat Portuguese colonizers seeking free labour for their sugar plantations. cropped black polyester hoodie.
this collection is dedicated to a country that happens to have to largest population of AFRICAN origin, BRAZIL.
• 52% airlume combed and ring-spun cotton, 48% poly fleece
• cropped body with a raw hem
• dyed-to-match drawstrings
• dropped shoulder
|width (inches)||22||23 ½||25 ½||27 ½||29 ½|
|length (inches)||18 ⅝||19 ⅜||21 ⅜||22 ⅛||22 ⅞|