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Basket Basket on the wall

The functionality of baskets is endless. Apart from being used for storage for an infinitive number of household items such as candles, magazines, fruit, vanity ...

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A Kikoy for everyone

The vibrant colours of the traditional wraps known as ‘kikoys’ can be spotted all along the East African coast. The Swahili name kikoy (or “kikoi”) ...

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Art from The Heart of Africa

Seeing the beautiful combination of black and natural Tanzanian Iringa baskets and Ugandan raffia bowls, one tends to forget the skill, artistry and time required ...

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Just add Baule…

The intricacy, craftsmanship and vibrant colours of the textiles woven on the African continent never ceases to amaze. When holding and touching a piece of ...

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If it was good enough for the pharaohs…

Wicker furniture such as a stool and chair seat was discovered buried with the pharaohs, including Tutankhamen, in the pyramids of ancient Egypt. The production ...

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