An unforgettable accent Add that perfect touch to your music with this kalimba gourd thumb piano. This instrument is an essential part of life in Burkina Faso. During festivals, weddings, and other major events the kalimba will accompany the singer for a unforgettable sound. The kalimba is made from a hollowed out gourd, and there are seven metal keyes attached on the top. The metal keys are often times made of old spoon handles, bicycle spokes, or spring wire that was cut and hammered to the desired shape. Enjoy this easy musical instrument today! 3" High & 7" Wide. *An order of 24 or more will incur oversized shipping.* M-M142
Get the constant best-seller! Experience the power of African style with hand-carved canes from Kenya. These impeccable works of art double as functional walking sticks. Designs all vary. Designs can not be ordered individually). This is carved from wood from the Jacaranda tree. Approx. 37” tall. Orders of 4 or more canes incur oversized shipping costs. Made in Kenya. A-WC640
Mudcloth Dashiki Top
Stunning, striking, and guaranteed to catch the eye. Rich, warm earth tones of genuine African mudcloth glorify the intensity of African style. Here's your opportunity to own popular, one of a kind clothing with pride.
No two styles are alike; each design varies. Photo is representative only. Hand made item size varies. Fits between 42” to 60" chest and has approx 36" length. Comes with 2 pockets.Short sleeve length can vary. Made in Mali. C-M040
Make a grand entrance!
The grand boubou defines African masculinity. Made by only the most skilled tailors, this four-piece garment displays pure brilliance. Includes top, pants, boubou outer garment and kufi hat. Each boubou takes weeks to create, and each has meticulous gold embroidery. Shirt fits up to a 52" chest, 39" shirt length, 54" drawstring waist, 31" inseam. Kufi fits a 24" circumference. Boubou has a 106" chest and 54" length. Hand-made in Ghana or the Gambia. C-M211
Full sized authentic African D'jembe Drum ( Approx. 23" tall with 11"-13" head ). Available from a variety of different west African countries. Drums are made in Mali, Guinea, Ivory Coast, and Senegal. Deep, rich, and loud bass tones: the sound can be heard for miles in quiet African bush country. The music of the African Djembe drum is an African trademark. Professional quality instruments that serve as astounding home decorations as well. These drums are popular in reggae and other cultural music productions. In West Africa nearly all ceremonies are accompanied by the timeless and distinctive melody of drums.
The wood used for Djembe drums varies depending on the country where it is made. Drums from Senegal are typically made with Demba or Teak wood., and are relatively heavy. Drums from Ghana are normally made from Tweneboa (African Cedar) wood, and are very light. Durms from Mali, Ivory Coast, and Guinea are made with Lenre or Linke wood, and are relatively light. Drum heads are made from goat skin. Oversized shipping charges of approx. $35. for full sized Djembe drums.
Each drum is unique. Designs on base vary. No drum is perfect; but all full size Djembe drums are checked for:
Head ring tightness
Level and even head
No holes in head
No significant imperfections in wood base or bowl
Fist size opening between bowl and base
Enjoy the Gift of Family Intricately carved from rare ebony wood, this work of art depicts the entire family in one striking pose. Experience this remarkable representation of the unity of people and family. Nearly 12" - 13" tall, an abstract piece of art that is a pleasure to have for your own. Made in Kenya A-E612
Keep Your Drums Well Dressed Carry your drums in stylish safety with these hand-sewn Djembe bags. Lovely African fabrics are double stitched with quilted padding keeping your drum in soft, portable comfort. Gives prolonged life and makes drum toting easier. A must-have item for the musician. 26" tall and 20" in diameter. Made in Senegal. M-M005
NOTE: Photo is representative only and designs are assorted and unique. You may not get the design that is shown.
Capture the spirit of the Massai warriors The Massai warriors are renowned for their bravery, ferocity and hunting skills. Made with Goat skin sewn onto a wood frame. Now, you can bring the spirit of the Massai into your home with these colorful leather shields, which are approximately 24"-28" long and 14-18" wide. Made in Kenya, each shield is hand crafted and unique. This item will incur over sized shipping. W-120