Beautiful baskets, beautiful stories
At Mambo Baskets you buy much more than a basket. You also buy a fascinating story about strong people in Africa who can build a better life thanks to making the baskets. And that makes Mambo Baskets unique.
Our idea goes beyond selling authentic craftsmanship that has been passed down from mother to daughter for centuries. Mambo Baskets also provides beautiful human stories with a fair remuneration for the makers. Thanks to the sale of the baskets, the women who weave the baskets can support their families, send children to school, pay medical expenses, ...
Traditional baskets from Kenya, Ghana and Malawi
Basket making has a long tradition in Africa. This art of basket making has been passed down from mother to daughter for generations. But not every region has the same baskets and the same way of weaving the baskets. Depending on the grasses or fibers found there, each region has unique baskets.
Discover more about the weavers of Kamba tribe
View our baskets from Kenya
Discover more about our weavers of the Bolga baskets
View our baskets from Ghana