Handmade Disclaimer

At Mawu we take pride in offering handmade products crafted with care and attention to detail. Please note the following regarding our handmade items:

  1. Handmade Variations: Due to the nature of handmade products, slight variations may occur in color, texture, size, and design. These variations contribute to the uniqueness and charm of each item, making them truly one-of-a-kind. Each item is unique and may not be identical to the product images displayed on our website.
  2. Craftsmanship: All products listed on Mawu are crafted with skill, passion and dedication by artisans who uphold high standards of craftsmanship and strive for excellence. However, please understand that minor imperfections may be present. These imperfections are a testament to the artisan's dedication and contribute to the charm and character of each item.
  3. Authenticity and Cultural Significance: Products listed on Mawu, encapsulate the cultural heritage and artistic traditions of Africa. They are crafted using age-old techniques passed down through generations. They embody the unique identity and cultural significance of different African communities. Each piece carries the essence and spirit of the artisan who crafted it, representing the authenticity of their craft.
  4. Care Instructions: Handmade items require special care to maintain their beauty and longevity. We provide detailed care instructions with each product to guide you on how to best preserve its quality and unique characteristics. Following these instructions will help you enjoy your handmade item for years to come.
  5. Artisan Empowerment: Your purchase on Mawu directly supports local artisans and craftsmen across Africa. By investing in their skills and craftsmanship, you help empower communities and foster economic growth. Each purchase you make contributes to the preservation and celebration of African artistry.
  6. Sustainable materials: We are committed to using sustainable materials in our handmade creations. We source materials from local communities, supporting their livelihoods and promoting eco-friendly production practices. By purchasing our products, you make a positive impact on both the environment and the lives of local artisans.

We genuinely appreciate your understanding and embrace the uniqueness that comes with handmade creations. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out to our customer support team. We are here to assist you.