Handmade - Fair Trade - Ready for Adventure

1. Design
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Each Swahili Coast product starts right here in our Wilmington studio!

Our Creative Director leads the process, designing original products to be handmade in East Africa.

Sandals Sketch
2. Collaboration
Collaboration

We share the designs with our partners in East Africa. Tony, our Swahili-speaking Production Director, travels to East Africa to work directly with the artisan team--matching our vision with handmade, quality craftsmanship.

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3. Production

Our products are hand-cut, hand-beaded, hand-tooled, and hand-sewn by our skilled artisan partners.

Everything is made ethically in safe environments by fairly-paid artisans.

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4. Transportation

We ship all of our products by air freight.

5. Share the Story

As a brand, we place our products in stores all over the world for you to discover--from your neighborhood surf shop to major retailers like Anthropologie.

6. Your Adventure Begins

Our products have a story that continues with you...

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What will your next chapter be?

1. Design

Each Swahili Coast product starts right here in our Wilmington studio!

Our Creative Director leads the process, designing original products to be handmade in East Africa.

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Sandals Sketch
2. Collaboration

We share the designs with our partners in East Africa. Tony, our Swahili-speaking Production Director, travels to East Africa to work directly with the artisan team--matching our vision with handmade, quality craftsmanship.

Collaboration
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3. Production

Our products are hand-cut, hand-beaded, hand-tooled, and hand-sewn by our skilled artisan partners.

Everything is made ethically in safe environments by fairly-paid artisans.

Beading-2
IMG_20171117_152117-2
4. Transportation

We ship all of our products by air freight.

5. Share the Story

As a brand, we place our products in stores all over the world for you to discover--from your neighborhood surf shop to major retailers like Anthropologie.

6. Your Adventure Begins

Our products have a story that continues with you...

What will your next chapter be?

Screen Shot 2019-02-19 at 2.24.08 PM
Screen Shot 2019-02-19 at 2.24.21 PM
gem20180205Feb02151785402514145495_505349733003272_9430_n1

Each Swahili Coast product starts right here in our Wilmington studio!

Our Creative Director leads the process, designing original products to be handmade in East Africa.

Sandals Sketch

Each Swahili Coast product starts right here in our Wilmington studio!

Our Creative Director leads the process, designing original products to be handmade in East Africa.

gem20180205Feb02151785402514145495_505349733003272_9430_n1
Sandals Sketch
Collaboration

We share the designs with our partners in East Africa. Tony, our Swahili-speaking Production Director, travels to East Africa to work directly with the artisan team--matching our vision with handmade, quality craftsmanship.

13126863_237231643309714_1702554603_n

We share the designs with our partners in East Africa. Tony, our Swahili-speaking Production Director, travels to East Africa to work directly with the artisan team--matching our vision with handmade, quality craftsmanship.

Collaboration
13126863_237231643309714_1702554603_n

Our products are hand-cut, hand-beaded, hand-tooled, and hand-sewn by our skilled artisan partners.

Everything is made ethically in safe environments by fairly-paid artisans.

Beading-2
IMG_20171117_152117-2

Our products are hand-cut, hand-beaded, hand-tooled, and hand-sewn by our skilled artisan partners.

Everything is made ethically in safe environments by fairly-paid artisans.

Beading-2
IMG_20171117_152117-2

Our products have a story that continues with you...

Screen Shot 2019-02-19 at 2.24.08 PM
Screen Shot 2019-02-19 at 2.24.21 PM

What will your next chapter be?

Our products have a story that continues with you...

What will your next chapter be?

Screen Shot 2019-02-19 at 2.24.08 PM
Screen Shot 2019-02-19 at 2.24.21 PM

As a brand, we place our products in stores all over the world for you to discover--from your neighborhood surf shop to major retailers like Anthropologie.

We ship all of our products by air freight.