The Australian Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Dolls are a world-first collaboration with Miniland in Spain, to create an Aboriginal Doll specifically for the Australian market, with 3.5% of proceeds from sales being donated to Aboriginal community-led organisation Children’s Ground.
These dolls shirt and shorts are made to fit the 38cm Miniland Dolls. They come with a shirt with an easy to put on velcro back and a shorts.
These dresses are made locally from fabric bought from the Spotlight Indigenous Art Quilting Range.
There are three fabrics used:
- Jijaka Desert Wind Cotton Fabric (Jijaka is a collection of artworks that were developed by a collective of Aboriginal artists working for the Jumbana Group over the course of 20+ years.)
- Yumari Dreaming Cotton Fabric (Artist: Joy Nangala Brown)
- Maureen Indigenous Women Dreaming Cotton Fabric (Artist: Maureen Hudson Nampajimpa)
Royalties from Jijaka sales support the Nangala Project, to relieve poverty and disadvantage amongst Australian Indigenous children and their families through creating locally engaged & sustainable opportunity.
Please note: The dolls are sold separately to the clothing. The girl doll Indigenous dolls dress and headband are also sold separately on another listing.