IKAVU

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Handcrafted in Africa. Our goods are made by artisans in Kenya. We are proud to empower women through traditional craft.
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Love this combination of woven goodies! One of our bags alongside gorgeous macrame wall hangings from @imyourgypsy.

22 Hours ago
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A beautiful selection of our sisal and baobab bags is available from @awanya_designs. ikavu wovenbags africanbaskets naturalfiber naturaldye fiberarts woveninafrica

5 Days ago
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Two wonderful bags featuring our woven stair step design. The Step Pyramid Bag is pictured on the left and the Nia Cross-Body is on the right. ikavu handmade wovenbags ethicallymade africanbaskets basketweaving fiberarts woveninkenya woveninafrica

11 Days ago
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Timeless sisal baskets, made by women artisans in Kenya. ikavu woveninafrica

20 Days ago
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Just restocked the Amani Tote on our website! A couple of these will also be available soon at @awanya_designs in Northern California.

36 Days ago
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Our biggest sale of the year is this Friday at Oakland Art Murmur. We’ll have lots of as-is and sample bags starting at $25. Come by 481 25th St. from 5-10pm to score one of these incredible deals!!! ————————————————————— africanbaskets woveninafrica ethicalfashion sustainablefashion globalstyle bohostyle artisanmade fiberarts wovenbags wovenbaskets madebywomen

48 Days ago
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Wishing everyone a year filled with happiness, adventure, and new blessings.

50 Days ago
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This is the most dreamy combination of travel essentials put together by @disfunkshionmag. Head over to their page for details on an amazing Brooklyn Boss Ladies Giveaway from @therefinedwoman. You could win a weekend getaway to Brooklyn for you and a friend but today is the last day to enter!!! ikavu ethicalfashion travelgoals

63 Days ago
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A lovely photo from @summersmckay with a glimpse of one of our Baobab Weekender Bags. ikavu africanbaskets woveninafrica

64 Days ago
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Here are some of our favorite photos from 2017. Looking forward to what exciting new things next year will hold! ✨

70 Days ago
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This goddess is giving us a preview of the Maasai necklaces we have coming very soon. ikavu maasai beadedjewelry maasaimade ethicalfashion africanjewelry madeinkenya

75 Days ago
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Next week is the last first Friday of the year. Join us December 1st at 481 25th Street in Oakland from 5-10pm. In addition to our handwoven baskets you can find beautiful goods from @hollybobisuthi, @myrrhia, @gdsclothgoods, @gurodesigns and more. It’s the perfect opportunity to shop for unique and ethically made gifts for your loved ones. —————————————————————— ikavu handmade africanbaskets fiberarts basketweaving woveninafrica ethicalfashion sustainablefashion artisanmade ethicalgifts firstfriday oaklandartmurmur shopoakland

87 Days ago
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91 Days ago
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These four friends are neighbors. They live across the street from each other in the Mishomoroni neighborhood in Mombasa, Kenya. 🇰🇪 mombasa kenya mishomoroni mombasaraha tembeakenya

94 Days ago
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Bright smiles in the Mishomoroni neighborhood of Mombasa, Kenya. mishomoroni kenya mombasa mombasaraha tembeakenya lovekenya

102 Days ago
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Oakland! The studio is open tonight for First Friday. We’ll be at 481 25th Street from 5-10pm. oaklandartmurmur shopoakland

109 Days ago
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A close up of one of our Baobab Bags with the lovely hangtag made for us by @waldopress.

113 Days ago
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Too much cuteness via @garythesemicorgi. The well-worn Baobab Weekender Bag in this photo belongs to Gary's mom @hollybobisuthi. She's had it for years now and it's a great example of the durability of our bags. ikavu wovenbags africanbaskets woveninafrica cutestdogever

118 Days ago
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This Maasai Basket in blue and red is a one of a kind piece with a unique, African inspired pattern. ikavu wovenbags africanbaskets ethicallymade fiberarts woveninkenya woveninafrica

124 Days ago
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Raina looks beautiful in the Maji Earrings. These turquoise blue teardrop-shaped Maasai earrings are now available on our website. ikavu maasaimade beadedearrings ethicalfashion artisangoods madebywomen

130 Days ago
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We love seeing our bags out in the world. This one was spotted by a friend at the Santa Cruz farmers market filled with gorgeous flowers from @blueheronfarms. ikavu wovenbags woveninafrica farmersmarket farmersmarketflowers

138 Days ago
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Bringing one of each of these stair step bags to First Friday at the end of the week. Find us at 481 25th St. in Oakland October 6th from 5-10pm alongside some amazing makers and designers. ——————————————————— africanbaskets woveninafrica firstfriday oaklandartmurmur supporthandmade ethicalfashion sustainablefashion ethicallymade fiberarts shopoakland

140 Days ago
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The Zuri Earrings & the Zawadi Earrings 🌵🌿

145 Days ago
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Our classic handwoven black and khaki sisal basket. Swipe to see more details. ikavu africanbaskets woveninafrica

152 Days ago
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Let us make our future now, and let us make our dreams tomorrow's reality. -Malala Yousafzai

158 Days ago
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We always love a closer look at the woven details. ❤️

162 Days ago
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Both of these baskets are finely woven from natural sisal fiber and finished with a traditional African style leather strap. These two are available on our website! ——————————————————— i wovenbaskets woveninafrica handmade fiberarts basketweaving artisanmade globalfashion ethicalfashion shopethical

167 Days ago
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Thanks to everyone who came out for First Friday! We debuted a couple new bags, the Zola Shopper and the Asali Shopper, and had an amazing night.

170 Days ago
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Oakland Art Murmur is coming up this Friday! Here's a sampling of the handmade goods that will be available, with our woven Kiara Tote alongside a waxed canvas zipper pouch from @gurodesigns and brass hair pins from @hollybobisuthi. ⚫️🔸 ikavu handmadegoods oaklandartmurmur

175 Days ago
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Traditional Maasai beadwork and elegant modern designs. ✨ikavu beadedearrings ethicalfashion artisangoods handmadeinkenya

179 Days ago
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🌸🌼 B L O O M 🌼🌸 Even in the face of adversity, beauty finds ways to blossom. In light of the events of the past couple weeks, we'd like to send our support and solidarity out to all those fighting against hate and injustice. peace solidarity fightinjustice bloominbeauty matilijapoppies

182 Days ago
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These beauties went to one of our favorite retail shops - @prelude_and_dawn. Keep an eye out for them on their new website launching soon! ikavu wovenbags woveninafrica

186 Days ago
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One of our favorite pictures from this summer is Raina killing it in the Maasai Kalifia Earrings. Photo taken @libfestival ✨💛✨

189 Days ago