Fahari - To have a sense of Pride
Fahari - To have a sense of Pride
Intricate detailing of one of our beautiful leather bags, trimmed with ukili Habiba & Salama in deep concentration working with ukili - dyed and pain-stakingly plaited palm leaf Habiba carefully handcrafts local leather onto the ukili Faida & Mwajuma at work using dyed ukili in our previous workshop, the rooftop of Julie's apartment... Our new open Workshop & Retail space - Fahari, Stone Town, Zanzibar Inside our shop at 62 Kenyatta Road, Stone Town, Zanzibar Close up showing our ukili (dyed and plaited palm leaf) with carefully selected African leathers Julie trains women, for free, in the skill of Silver Jewellery making; creating mother pearl from locally farmed Oyster shell Ukili - hand-dyed and pain-stakingly plaited palm leaf

Fahari Zanzibar

Fahari is a Social Enterprise (NGO) making high quality bags, jewellery and accessories on the island of Zanzibar. All our products are handmade using local materials with expert workmanship - taking inspiration from our cultural melting-pot of African, Arabian & Indian influences borne out of years of trading across the Indian Ocean.

By buying from us you will be receiving an exceptional, original product whilst supporting local women build a sustainable future.

Fahari is grateful to have received support from Gatsby (TGT), London, and The Goat Races, Dar es Salaam.

Featured Products
Fahari Zanzibar - FTBK FTBK$36

Make up or shaving bag with full nylon waterproof lining with internal pocket. 21 x 10.5cm. Availabl...

Fahari Zanzibar - FUB12 FUB12$119

Clutch with hand cut and polished horn based on soft leather flap with magnet closure. 38 x 21 cm.

Fahari Zanzibar - FSB1 FSB1$65

Bracelet - Mother of pearl, which has been polished & cut out by hand, with Tanzanian gemstones. Sel...

Fahari Zanzibar - FSE12 FSE12$75

Earrings - sterling sliver with hand polished mother of pearl and gem stone detail.

Fahari Zanzibar - FSB8 FSB8$99

Bracelet - Silver, mother of pearl, gemstones.

Fahari Zanzibar - FB1 FB1$56

Basket with leather plaited handles and press stud fringed leather closure on leather trim 54 x 30 c...

Fahari Zanzibar - FKB1 FKB1$129

Kitenge bag with leather base, collar, press stud closure and handles on our handmade horn fittings....

Fahari Zanzibar - FMB2 FMB2$149

African produced canvas courier bag with 4 external pouch pockets: 2 on the front, with one pouch an...

Fahari Zanzibar - FMB3 FMB3$159

Weekend or sports bag with leather trim and detachable shoulder strap. Fully lined in African kiteng...

Fahari Zanzibar - FUB2 FUB2$195

Woven ukili day bag with leather collar, reinforced base with protective feet, plaited handles & tog...

Fahari Zanzibar - FUB21 FUB21$149

Day bag in plaited ukili with soft suede leather trim and polished leather handles. Fully lined in c...

Fahari Zanzibar - FUB30 FUB30$125

Hand plaited ukili with leather flap and optional wrist strap, which can be tucked inside the bag. E...

Fahari Zanzibar - FUB3L FUB3L$199

Large ukili shopper/weekender with plaited leather handles, collar and base (including protective fe...