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Amazing African arts & crafts

I am a huge fan of African arts and crafts and this shop is a "must seen" if you appreciate this... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
Almie K
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Fabulous Gifts and Curios

Popped in to this colourful shop and was amazed at the selection of hand-made crafts, beautiful... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
Durban, South Africa
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
16 Chartwell Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
+27 31 561 2661
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

I am a huge fan of African arts and crafts and this shop is a "must seen" if you appreciate this type of art. The shop is well stocked and there are some beautiful pieces in the shop. My favourite is the "xmas" tree made...More

Thank Almie K
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Popped in to this colourful shop and was amazed at the selection of hand-made crafts, beautiful bead work and different innovative ideas for gifts with an African nature. Prices vary from low to high throughout. Very friendly and helpful staff. You are sure to walk...More

Thank EnglishAnne11
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Often pop in to see what new things have been introduced - lovely selection of African items - some from other parts of Africa but the majority of things from South Africa - very friendly & knowledgeable staff ...

Reviewed 17 November 2016

I filled my suitcase with wonderful objects from this place. Even went back for more when I found another bit of room. Hand embroidered wall hangings are my favorite find, from the Kaross Collective, they are going to be a treasured gift for family. Fabrics,...More

Thank susafoxSeattle
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Lots of beautifully made traditional African crafts ranging from beadwork to woodwork to fabrics and basket work. Ideal spot to pick up some good pressies for home. Very good value and quality.

Thank Eimear99
Reviewed 13 October 2016

A small tucked away treasure filled with beautiful African art to buy or too admire. I spent a far bit of time browsing and deciding what to buy. You will not be disappointed.

Thank Jillian L
Reviewed 27 September 2016

A very good selection of African stuff especially bead work. Prices are reasonable compared to other stores.

Thank GinaLoto
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Really special shop where you will find exceptional African art work. The range of art is amazing and not to be missed.

Thank LOUISESouthAfrica
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Linda is the most increible person offering a host of crafters and opportunity to sell their wares. She helps with colours and design.

1  Thank alison r
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Didn't buy, bit hidden out of the public eye. Some good looking colourful pieces, I regret not asking about packaging and postage arrangements for those living out of country.

Thank Pemba E
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25 July 2018|
Response from Almie K | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea if it is still open, but it was inside the shopping centre. The specific shop is not visible from the street.