Inspired by the colors of nature, life, love, celebration and humanity. Green stands for health and nourishment. Each piece is a work of art handcrafted for the SAWA SAWA home goods by artisans in Kenya. Our mission in the beading villages is to empower the community to prevent acts of poaching and to preserve wildlife.
Features: Every ornament is unique. It is handmade using beads and wire with love and care. An outlet for women’s work is a light in their everyday life.
Size Information: 2.5 to 3 inches Height and Length
Ethical Fashion: Ethical fashion is the awareness of the people and the process of making our accessories. It is fashion that is morally right for the people that create, the environment they are in and fair compensation for their effort. This piece is handmade by women in their community using ancient beading craftsmanship.
About SAWA SAWA: We are a black woman, sustainable, non-profit eco-fashion brand. Co-founded by Anne and Catherine. Our mission is to empower artisan women in Kenya by harnessing their ancient skills in weaving, beading, art and more to provide a sustainable dignified income. We buy from the women to give them an income and a platform to share their skills. We re-invest the revenue into various 501(c)3 non-profit empowerment programs especially reproductive health education and menstrual hygiene kits for girls in school.
Intricately hand beaded in a traditional craft, each product is unique. It takes love, care and community to create one ornament. The process is done entirely by hand to create a one-of-a-kind, work of art.
Ethically made – We partner with artisan women in their natural environment, we source through fair trade practices and re-invest the revenue into the artisan communities. Our partnership helps uplift the women and preserve an ancient, cultural craft.
Black female founded nonprofit, impact driven brand. Our mission is to empower artisan women in Kenya. 10% provides reproductive health education and menstrual hygiene kits to help girls stay in school consistently.