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Tote Bag

Tote Bag

These functional tote bags are made from a textile which incorporates plastic water bottles that would otherwise be destined for the landfill.  Made in South Africa.  Direct Message us for orders.

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The Baobab Tree Folklore

The Baobab Tree Folklore

    The baobab tree holds a special place in African legends and folklore. In one story (told in many variations), the baobab was jealous of more beautiful trees, and God turned the tree upside down because of the tree’s lack of gratitude. In another legend, the hyena was given the tree as a gift and ended up planting it upside down.

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Beaded Jewels

Beaded Jewels

Create a unique look by layering your jewelry.  Pictured here are two pieces hand beaded in South Africa.  The model is also wearing a cape by Thabo Makeheta.  DM for the jewelry pieces.

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African Designer Laduma partners with IKEA

African Designer Laduma partners with IKEA

So excited to see Laduma’s design incorporated into home decor.  The modern Xhosa-inspired pattern reflected in the pictured rug is set to be released in March 2019.  I am looking forward to it!  Congratulations to Laduma.  Check out his clothing line MAXHOSA.

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