Our beautiful bolga fans are hand-woven from the elephant grass that grows in Nothern Ghana’s township of Bolgatanga. They are a welcome accessory – particularly in the summer – to any home, beach outing or picnic. They also look super cute as an art piece on a wall or bookshelf. All of our fans are […]
We’ve just received a batch of brand new Afri mates from Ivory Coast, West Africa. Stylish, durable, comfortable and reversible, these mats are made from recycled plastic and are handwoven by our talented weaver friends. Perfect for the house, garden or beach and available in large and extra large sizes. View the entire collection here […]
It’s super hot today in Melbourne so we’re changing it up a little for this week’s basket of the week. Our fans are perfect for keeping yourself cool during the summer. And if it’s not hot where you are just use them as decor, or an accessory. They’re cute enough!! Hand made in Ghana, our bolga […]
Delighted to have our bolga baskets featured in Esteban Cortazar’s pop up store in Cartagena, Colombia 😍 Our selection of round baskets can be found here – available in small, medium, large and extra large sizes. Handmade in Ghana from elephant grass and leather 👜
Simon travelled 1000km north of the capital city of Accra over the weekend to visit our friends and artists in Northern Ghana. These women have been weaving their entire lives, a communal tradition that has been alive for generations. Simon was witness to a traditional thank you dance from the women after he bought a […]
Recipe for a cool & cute summer (under 5 minutes) Take one bolga fan, one bolga basket and one bolga hat. Add them all together, and voila — the perfect recipe for a stylish summer! All products hand-woven in Ghana from elephant grass. Summer packs available now.
African batiks were pioneered by the Yoruba peoples of Nigeria and the Wolof of Senegal. Eventually blending with similar mediums from Asia, batiks have become highly cherished across West Africa. Blending traditional and contemporary techniques, designs can portray everything from marital status to political, religious beliefs and cultural stories. Prints range from abstract geometry to […]