This stylish yet highly useful bag, printed in a vibrant African-inspired cotton, is a great tote for your weekend trip, the beach, around the town, or even used as a fashionable diaper bag. It is finished with handy net pockets with bright contrasting neon zips for extra storage and sturdy webbing straps.
Measures 14"W x 6"W x 16"T (to top of bag) and 22"L (to top of handle).
The Nigerian-based Eclectic Chique works with female artisans to handcraft accessories that embody African heritage with a modern flair, using inspiration from vibrant designs and traditional printed fabric patterns.
Delicious and pure, African Bronze Honey unlike any honey available in North America. The honey is rich, dark, and malty while boasting antioxidants and micro-nutrients. It is produced by traditional beekeepers using bark hives from wild forest bees from the pristine wilderness at the headwaters of the Zambezi River in Zambia.
Pesticide free, organic, sustainable. Measures 500g.
The African Bronze Honey Project is a for-profit, social enterprise B Corp, partnered with Forest Fruits of Zambia, committed to sustainable practice and preserving traditional heritage while creating economic opportunity for independent beekeepers and their families. Today, there are over 6,000 beekeepers trained and over 800 tonnes of organic, raw, wild honey exported every year.
Crafted in rural Zambia, these rare antique baskets are woven from the tough fiber of the makenge root and gifted to a new bride by her mothers or in-laws. They are passed down from generation to generation.
These beautiful baskets, considered to be collector's items, can be up to 50 years old. Though "used," the baskets' age increases their value and guarantees more character in design.
To see all of our current inventory, please visit http://www.swahilimodern.com/collections/zambian-makenge-baskets
Crafted from top quality leather in Zambia, this chic clutch is beautifully tailored and feature button accents made from found ostrich eggshells.
The clutches come with a zipper top and tassel. Measures 7.5" x 4.5".
Lotusland Imports offers chic handbag and bag designs, with a unique African flair, that highlight exquisite Zambian artisan craftsmanship using supple, locally tanned cowhides, suedes and cowfurs. Impressive attention to detail is shown with imported fittings and beautifully designed cloth linings. These beautiful bags feature locally sourced embellishments such as ostrich shell and "Angoni" cow horn. This cottage industry has revived leather craftsmanship in the area with training initiatives and fair trade employment, while salvaging cowhides that otherwise would have gone to waste.