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Unearth amazing crafts and stories that carry centuries of the colorful and rich African heritage!
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We all experience Africa differently. Whether you own a piece of African art, watch an African movie now and then, dance to Afro-music, or love African cuisine; you are part of our squad. Maybe you rock the latest African fashion or have a jewelry box full of beaded earrings or sometimes find joy in the pages of an African author. We do too! Connect with African experiences across the globe on our Instagram.
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What is Mawu Africa

The online crafts market for Africa

The online African crafts market for the world

A safe and secure shopping experience where you can easily access a wide variety of Authentic African crafts.

Mawu for African Craftspeople

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Discover the immense creativity of exceptional craftspeople who combine unique African influences with current trends.

Mawu crafting a sustainable tomorrow

Crafting a sustainable & conscious tomorrow

The future is handcrafted. Crafts use low tech processes that emphasize sustainability, durability and excellence - pillars for a  sustainable tomorrow.