African Collection

700.00 ZAR
Nupe Tribe Necklace – Multicoloured Beads On Sale In Stock

Nupe Tribe Necklace – Multicoloured Beads

Multicoloured beads on 24 beaded strings with twisted brass finish make this necklace a stunning jewellery art piece. Original, antique tribal jewellery from the Nupe tribe in Nigeria. This handcrafted necklace is ca. 30 years old. Most of the beads show signs of age and use. A beautiful art piece of African tribal jewellery culture with limited stock – only one available in this colour. –> On SALE – 30%

Specifications: 24 beaded stings / 37 cm length

Price: 850.00 ZAR
Price: 700.00 ZAR
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500.00 ZAR
Nupe Tribe Necklace – Multicoloured Strands On Sale In Stock

Nupe Tribe Necklace – Multicoloured Strands

This unique necklace with multi colourful strands and a knotted finish is a stunning jewellery art piece. Original, antique tribal jewellery from the Nupe tribe in Nigeria. This handcrafted necklace is ca. 30 years old. Most of the beads show signs of age and use. A beautiful art piece of African tribal jewellery culture with limited stock – only one available in this colour variation. –> On SALE – 30%

Specifications: 15 beaded stings / 37 cm length

Price: 650.00 ZAR
Price: 500.00 ZAR
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275.00 ZAR
The South African Alphabet – Book In Stock

The South African Alphabet – Book

Learn the alphabet the South African way! Its sooo much fun to page through this book, look at the illustrations and learn the diversity of the English language.
Format: Hardback – Published: May 2012

Price: 275.00 ZAR
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The South African Alphabet – Poster In Stock

The South African Alphabet – Poster

Cool Alphabet poster by Alex Latimer – Learn English the South African way!

This poster is printed on 230gsm paper – Printed in Cape Town using Ultra Chrome inks.

Available in the following sizes: A1 (597 x 841 cm), A2 (420 x 594 cm), A3 (297 x 420 cm) & A4 (210 x 297 cm).

Price: from 500.00 ZAR
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500.00 ZAR
Wire Wall Writing – Please hang me On Sale In Stock

Wire Wall Writing – Please hang me

Black telephone wire coated around white wire hanger. Hand made by Scooby.

Ideal as wall art piece or jewellery or hat hanger. Not suitable for heavy towels or coats.

Size: 125 x 20 cm

 

Price: 650.00 ZAR
Price: 500.00 ZAR
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650.00 ZAR
Nupe Tribe Necklace – Traditional Coins & Bells Sold Out

Nupe Tribe Necklace – Traditional Coins & Bells

This unique beaded art piece with traditional details of coins and bells is a stand out jewellery item. This original, antique tribal necklace comes from the Nupe tribe in Nigeria. The handcrafted necklace is ca. 30 years old and a rare find. Most of the beads as well as bells and coins show signs of age and use. A beautiful art piece of African tribal jewellery culture is a once off piece – only one available. –> On SALE – 30%

Specifications: 24 beaded strings / 32 cm length

Price: 950.00 ZAR
Price: 650.00 ZAR
750.00 ZAR
Shwe Shwe Fabric – Blue Madiba In Stock

Shwe Shwe Fabric – Blue Madiba

Traditional Shwe Shwe fabric with Nelson Mandela Portrait print

Width Size: ca. 90cm Fabric shrinks in size by 10 cm max. therefore the right measurement needs to be taken in consideration.

–> Please note that we only have 3 meters left of this limited edition fabric and don’t sell less then that.

Additional DescriptionMore Details

Please note that the fabric is not pre washed or colour treated, which can be done at extra charge if required. In this case please add option to your cart.


Price: 750.00 ZAR
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from 250.00 ZAR
Fulani Earrings In Stock

Fulani Earrings

Twisted golden brass hoop earrings from the Fulani tribe in Mali. They are made in the traditional Tribal jewellery making art using delicate sheets of brass that are folded and fused together, then twisted into the classic Fulani earring shape.

Available in 3 sizes:
S – ca. height 2cm x width 2,5cm
M – ca. height 3cm x width 3-3,5cm
L – ca. height 4cm x width 4-4,5cm

Price: from 250.00 ZAR
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from 150.00 ZAR
Shwe Shwe Fabric – Blue Strip Madiba In Stock

Shwe Shwe Fabric – Blue Strip Madiba

Traditional Shwe Shwe fabric with Nelson Mandela Portrait strip print – Price per meter – Width Size: 90cm

Fabric shrinks in size by 10 cm max. therefore the right measurement needs to be taken in consideration.

 

Additional DescriptionMore Details

Please note that the fabric is not pre washed or colour treated, which can be done at extra charge if required. In this case please add option to your cart.


Price: from 150.00 ZAR
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450.00 ZAR
Xhosa Bangles – Set of 5 Sold Out

Xhosa Bangles – Set of 5

These bangles are the traditional Xhosa jewellery pieces. Twisted brass worn as a set of a few bangles at once.

 

 

 

 

Price: 450.00 ZAR
590.00 ZAR
Tintin – Wooden Character Sold Out

Tintin – Wooden Character

Hand carved wooden characters from the DR Congo. As these characters are hand-made they might have small paint marks and uneven carvings in the wood, which makes them bespoke unique art pieces, desired by collectors around the world.

The items are antique rare collectables of which we only have a few at the time – there are only two Tintin characters available.

 

Additional DescriptionMore Details

All our wooden items come with an fumigation certificate, for international customs officials, when shipped out of South Africa.


Price: 750.00 ZAR
Price: 590.00 ZAR
590.00 ZAR
Professor Calculus – Wooden Character Sold Out

Professor Calculus – Wooden Character

Hand carved wooden characters from the DR Congo. As these characters are hand-made they might have small paint marks and uneven carvings in the wood, which makes them bespoke unique art pieces, desired by collectors around the world.

The items are antique rare collectables of which we only have a few at the time – there are only two Professor Calculus characters available.

 

Additional DescriptionMore Details

All our wooden items come with an fumigation certificate, for international customs officials, when shipped out of South Africa.


Price: 750.00 ZAR
Price: 590.00 ZAR
590.00 ZAR
Thompson & Thompson – Wooden Character Sold Out

Thompson & Thompson – Wooden Character

Hand carved wooden characters from the DR Congo. As these characters are hand-made they might have small paint marks and uneven carvings in the wood, which makes them bespoke unique art pieces, desired by collectors around the world.

The items are antique rare collectables of which we only have a few at the time – this Thomson & Thompson character is the last single piece.

Additional DescriptionMore Details

All our wooden items come with an fumigation certificate, for international customs officials, when shipped out of South Africa.


Price: 750.00 ZAR
Price: 590.00 ZAR
350.00 ZAR
Snake Bead Necklace – Purple Pink On Sale In Stock

Snake Bead Necklace – Purple Pink

This necklace is an African antique collectors piece; Czech glass beads hand cut to look like snake skin – a few of the beads show signs of age, which makes this necklace unique and full of character.

Size: Medium / Length: 33cm
Country of Origin: Nigeria

(Only one available in these colour/size.)

Price: 400.00 ZAR
Price: 350.00 ZAR
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700.00 ZAR
Snake Bead Necklaces – Blue Red – Set of 2 On Sale In Stock

Snake Bead Necklaces – Blue Red – Set of 2

These necklaces are African antique collectors pieces; Czech glass beads hand cut to look like snake skin – a few of the beads show signs of age, which makes these necklaces unique and full of character.

Size: Large –> thick beads / Length: Red 42cm / Blue 44cm
Country of Origin: Nigeria

(Only one set available in this colour/size.)

Price: 800.00 ZAR
Price: 700.00 ZAR
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700.00 ZAR
Snake Bead Necklaces – Colourful – Set of 2 On Sale In Stock

Snake Bead Necklaces – Colourful – Set of 2

These necklaces are African antique collectors pieces; Czech glass beads hand cut to look like snake skin – a few of the beads show signs of age, which makes these necklaces unique and full of character.

Size: Medium –> thick beads / Length: 33cm
Country of Origin: Nigeria

(Only one set available in this colour/size.)

Price: 800.00 ZAR
Price: 700.00 ZAR
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900.00 ZAR
Snake Bead Necklaces – Red Blue – Set of 3 On Sale In Stock

Snake Bead Necklaces – Red Blue – Set of 3

These necklaces are African antique collectors pieces; Czech glass beads hand cut to look like snake skin – a few of the beads show signs of age, which makes these necklaces unique and full of character.

Size –> thin beads / Length: 2 x Medium – 31cm & Large – 41cm
Country of Origin: Nigeria

(Only one of each available in these colours/sizes.)

Price: 1,000.00 ZAR
Price: 900.00 ZAR
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3,000.00 ZAR
Wire Animal Trophy Head – Buffalo In Stock

Wire Animal Trophy Head – Buffalo

Its unusual to see animal trophy heads made out of wire and straw and thats why we love it! Jabo from Zimbabwe also makes trophy heads out of wire and straw – each item can take up to 3 days to make. Size of Buffalo: between 50cm and 55cm in height/width.

Price: 3,000.00 ZAR
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3,000.00 ZAR
Wire Animal Trophy Head – Giraffe In Stock

Wire Animal Trophy Head – Giraffe

Its unusual to see animal trophy heads made out of wire and straw and thats why we love it! Jabo from Zimbabwe also makes trophy heads of other animals, such as: Springbok and Zebra. The Buffalo, Lion and Rhino trophy heads are each sold for R 3.000 and will be available soon. Each item can take up to 3 days to make. Size: between 40cm and 45cm in height/width.

Price: 3,000.00 ZAR
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300.00 ZAR
Coconut Necklace – Pink Orange Yellow (Duplicate) On Sale In Stock

Coconut Necklace – Pink Orange Yellow (Duplicate)

Recycled vinyl necklace in beautiful bright pink, orange and yellow colours. 

Size: Large / Length: 38cm
Country of Origin: Nigeria

(Only one available in this colour/size.)

Price: 350.00 ZAR
Price: 300.00 ZAR
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550.00 ZAR
Coconut Necklaces – Multicoloured – Set of 2 On Sale In Stock

Coconut Necklaces – Multicoloured – Set of 2

Recycled vinyl necklace in a variety of bright colours.

Size: Medium –> thin beads / Length: Blue tones – 30cm / Pink tones – 35cm
Country of Origin: Nigeria

(Only one available in this colour/size.)

Price: 600.00 ZAR
Price: 550.00 ZAR
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550.00 ZAR
Coconut Necklaces – Colourful – Set of 2 On Sale In Stock

Coconut Necklaces – Colourful – Set of 2

Recycled vinyl necklace in a variety of bright colours.

Size: Medium –> thick beads / Length: 39cm
Country of Origin: Nigeria

(Only one available in this colour/size.)

Price: 600.00 ZAR
Price: 550.00 ZAR
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150.00 ZAR
Reversible ShweShwe Napkins – Set of 2 – Various Colours: Red/Yellow/Blue/Green/Brown In Stock

Reversible ShweShwe Napkins – Set of 2 – Various Colours: Red/Yellow/Blue/Green/Brown

ShweShwe napkins are a beautiful addition to any dinner table. Traditional South African ShweShwe fabric comes in various colours and patterns. We have sourced rare limited edition colour options to make these reversible napkins.

The reversible napkins are sold in a set of 2 – Predominantly red/yellow/blue/green/brown colour in 2 different traditional prints, so each napkin can be interchanged to allow the host the option to play with colour and patterns depending on the mood of the day or the occasion of the get together.

The rectangular shape of the napkin allows for different shapes to be created in order to make an interesting table set up. Size: 40 x 40 cm

The ShweShwe material is pre-washed as well as colour-treated in a traditional way. We suggest hand-washing – machine wash with similar colours can be done, however colours might fade eventually.

Price: 150.00 ZAR
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Wooden Hearts In Stock

Wooden Hearts

Beautiful Jacaranda wood hearts from Zimbabwe. Available in 3 sizes – Small (6-8 cm), Medium (8-10 cm), Large (10-12 cm).

Please note that each piece is hand carved and therefore the items are not 100% even in size or wood grain.

Price: from 65.00 ZAR
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150.00 ZAR
Plastic Bangles – Set of 2 Sold Out

Plastic Bangles – Set of 2

Recycled plastic bag strip bangles in multiple colours.

Price: 150.00 ZAR
190.00 ZAR
Stripy Bracelets – Set of 3 In Stock

Stripy Bracelets – Set of 3

Recycled plastic bracelets in stripes of grey, white, blue and green. Set of 3 bracelets in one of the available colours. Best looking as a set of bracelets in different colours. Country of origin: Madagascar

 

 

Price: 190.00 ZAR
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450.00 ZAR
Aafrican Edge Scarves In Stock

Aafrican Edge Scarves

Each of the scarves stands out as an unique piece. Its made out of beautifully soft Viscose fabric combined with an edging of traditional African fabrics. The mix of these two materials is a perfect match in colour and texture.

These shafts are a limited edition due to the rare find of this beautiful Chitenge fabric from Zambia. The African fabric has been colour treated and softened specifically for this scarf. The square shape makes it an easy to wrap around as a triangle – Square Size: ca. 90cm x 90cm

Price: 450.00 ZAR
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from 115.00 ZAR
Papier-Mâché Lion Matches & Lucky Star Bowls In Stock

Papier-Mâché Lion Matches & Lucky Star Bowls

The Lions matches and the Lucky Star cans are iconic in South Africa – the yellow paper bowls are funky and an unique item for any home that loves a splash of colour. Available in 3 sizes: S – 17,5×17,5x7cm / M – 23,5×23,5x8cm/ L – 25,5×25,5x13cm

Hand-made by women who live with HIV/AIDS – with each purchase you help empowering their lives.

Price: from 115.00 ZAR
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365.00 ZAR
Papier-Mâché African Arrow Bowls – Set of 3 In Stock

Papier-Mâché African Arrow Bowls – Set of 3

This range of African arrow paper bowls is unique in its design. Sold as a set of 3 in the following sizes: S – 17,5×17,5x7cm / M – 23,5×23,5x8cm/ L – 25,5×25,5x13cm

Please email us if you are interested in buying individual bowls instead of the set.
Design by Wola Nani – Hand-made by women who live with HIV/AIDS – with each purchase you help empowering their lives.

Price: 365.00 ZAR
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250.00 ZAR
Colour Africa – Colouring Proverb Book In Stock

Colour Africa – Colouring Proverb Book

Beautifully illustrated book with proverbs from all over Africa, for hours of colouring fun.
Printed in Cape Town on 100% recycled paper.
Size 27  x 30 cm

Price: 250.00 ZAR
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3,000.00 ZAR
Wire Animal Trophy Head – Springbok In Stock

Wire Animal Trophy Head – Springbok

Its unusual to see animal trophy heads made out of wire and straw and thats why we love it! Jabo from Zimbabwe also makes trophy heads of other animals, such as: Giraffe and Zebra. The Buffalo, Lion and Rhino trophy heads are each sold for R 3.000 and will be available soon. Each item can take up to 3 days to make. Size: between 40cm and 45cm in height/width.

Price: 3,000.00 ZAR
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3,000.00 ZAR
Wire Animal Trophy Head – Elephant In Stock

Wire Animal Trophy Head – Elephant

Its unusual to see animal trophy heads made out of wire and straw and thats why we love it! Jabo from Zimbabwe also makes trophy heads out of wire and straw – each item can take up to 3 days to make. Size of Elephant: between 50cm and 60cm in height/width.

Price: 3,000.00 ZAR
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3,300.00 ZAR
Wire Animal Trophy Head – Rhino In Stock

Wire Animal Trophy Head – Rhino

Its unusual to see animal trophy heads made out of wire and straw and thats why we love it! Jabo from Zimbabwe also makes trophy heads out of wire and straw – each item can take up to 3 days to make. Size of Rhino: between 50cm and 65cm in height/width.

Price: 3,300.00 ZAR
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450.00 ZAR
Coasters SA Provinces In Stock

Coasters SA Provinces

9 unique coasters for South Africa’s 9 unique provinces. Each printed on beermat board for waterproofing.
Design by Essie Letterpress.

Price: 450.00 ZAR
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350.00 ZAR
Wonderbag – Grey ShweShwe In Stock

Wonderbag – Grey ShweShwe

This Wonderbag is made from colourful shwe-shwe design polyester fabric and is insulated with recycled polystyrene granules – it has a toggle for convenient closing. It comes in 3 colour options – all are bold and indicative of the African heritage of the Wonderbag.

Fits a 2 Litre pots / Dimension: 15cm x 25cm x 25cm

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The Wonderbag is a simple, but revolutionary, slow-cooker. It continues to cook food that has been brought to the boil by conventional methods – You can cook nearly any slow-cooked recipe from meaty stews and vegetable curries to simple rice and soups and you can take your slow-cooked favourites anywhere. The slowed cooking process, combined with sealing the pot in the Wonderbag, ensures the flavours and nutrients are retained inside the pot – not evaporated into thin air.


Price: 350.00 ZAR
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350.00 ZAR
Wonderbag – Green ShweShwe In Stock

Wonderbag – Green ShweShwe

This Wonderbag is made from colourful shwe-shwe design polyester fabric and is insulated with recycled polystyrene granules – it has a toggle for convenient closing. It comes in 3 colour options – all are bold and indicative of the African heritage of the Wonderbag.

Fits a 2 Litre pot / Dimension: 15cm x 25cm x 25cm

Additional DescriptionMore Details

The Wonderbag is a simple, but revolutionary, slow-cooker. It continues to cook food that has been brought to the boil by conventional methods – You can cook nearly any slow-cooked recipe from meaty stews and vegetable curries to simple rice and soups and you can take your slow-cooked favourites anywhere. The slowed cooking process, combined with sealing the pot in the Wonderbag, ensures the flavours and nutrients are retained inside the pot – not evaporated into thin air.


Price: 350.00 ZAR
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350.00 ZAR
Wonderbag – Red ShweShwe In Stock

Wonderbag – Red ShweShwe

This Wonderbag is made from colourful shwe-shwe design polyester fabric and is insulated with recycled polystyrene granules – it has a toggle for convenient closing. It comes in 3 colour options – all are bold and indicative of the African heritage of the Wonderbag.

Fits a 2 Litre pot / Dimension: 15cm x 25cm x 25cm

Additional DescriptionMore Details

The Wonderbag is a simple, but revolutionary, slow-cooker. It continues to cook food that has been brought to the boil by conventional methods – You can cook nearly any slow-cooked recipe from meaty stews and vegetable curries to simple rice and soups and you can take your slow-cooked favourites anywhere. The slowed cooking process, combined with sealing the pot in the Wonderbag, ensures the flavours and nutrients are retained inside the pot – not evaporated into thin air.


Price: 350.00 ZAR
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550.00 ZAR
Senegal Basket – Green/White In Stock

Senegal Basket – Green/White

This colourful Senegal Basket range brightens up every home! Our favourites are the big statement pieces that can be used as unique collectors display pieces or as functional baskets for fruit and veggies or any other bits and bobs that are usually just lying around.

Each of the baskets is hand woven and they come in various sizes and shapes. However we only stock one of each in this shape/colour/pattern option. Diameter size of this Senegal Basket is 39 cm, hight is 49 cm.

Price: 550.00 ZAR
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450.00 ZAR
Senegal Basket – Red/White In Stock

Senegal Basket – Red/White

This colourful Senegal Basket range brightens up every home! Our favourites are the big statement pieces that can be used as unique collectors display pieces or as functional baskets for fruit and veggies or any other bits and bobs that are usually just lying around.

Each of the baskets is hand woven and they come in various sizes and shapes. However we only stock one of each in this shape/colour/pattern option. Diameter size of this Senegal Basket is 47 cm, the hight is 14 cm.

Price: 450.00 ZAR
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1,250.00 ZAR
Kikoy – Oversized In Stock

Kikoy – Oversized

This navy blue Kikoy with a red striped edge is ideal as bed throws or pick-nick blanket! The tassels are knotted on both sides. Size: 220 x 200 cm – Available in multiple colours on request.

 

Price: 1,250.00 ZAR
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345.00 ZAR
African Kikoy – Various Colours In Stock

African Kikoy – Various Colours

The African Kikoy is unique in design and loved worldwide for their diversity in colour and pattern. They are mostly used as beach towels but can also be worn as scarves or body wraps/dresses/skirts. The Kikoy range is available upon request in various colours – there are a million options, thats why we’ve selected our favourites, see images below. If you’d like to have another colour option of your African Kikoy, please email us your preference and we’ll try to match it!

The edges are loose on both ends.
Material: 100% cotton
Standard Size: 175 x 105 cm

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Price: 345.00 ZAR
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African Map – Political In Stock

African Map – Political

This African Map Poster is a political map of the African continent.

Bright colours make this an unique old school collectors piece thats ideal for framing or made into a wood block print.

The poster is printed on 230gsm paper – Printed in Cape Town using Ultra Chrome inks.

Available in the following sizes: A1 (597 x 841 cm), A2 (420 x 594 cm), A3 (297 x 420 cm) & A4 (210 x 297 cm).

Price: from 600.00 ZAR
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