Originally Posted by chimpac
The Arab Bedouin tents are black and it gets hot where they camp.
A good shade that blocks the sun totally is important.
They probably buy canvas now but in times past they made their own tent fabric from animal hair and made it black with soot.
even when the sun is hot
Hmm Chimpac can we exsplore your statement? I don't know any better .. but you intrigued my inspiration...
Here is one example outside...
Here is inside.....