The art of decorative beadwork is not just a craft, but a storytelling medium. Vibrant bead colors and intricate patterns reflect the rich tapestry of African culture. Each bead is placed with love and devotion, creating pieces that resonate with the warmth and spirit of Africa. Our range includes only genuine, ethically sourced decorative beadwork, each piece crafted to celebrate vibrant and diverse cultures.
Each piece of decorative beadwork is hand-crafted by skilled African artisans, resulting in subtle differences from the images shown. If you have a specific item in mind, reach out to us, and we'll happily send you a photograph of the exact product from our warehouse.
Beautiful beaded elephant designed by our Zimbabwean artist, Lucky, in South Africa.
Especially made for Africanologie and available in white, a coloured stripe and a multi colour option.
Size: approximately 30cm x 25cm
These giraffes are individually handmade by our talented Zimbabwean artist in South Africa especially for Africanologie. They are available in White, Gold/Brown, Multi Colour and a Coloured Stripe.
XS - 12 cm high
S - 30cm high
M - 60cm high
L - 90cm high
Created by Lucky, South Africa
These beautifully hand beaded lions from South Africa are unique work of arts.
Available in white, coloured stripe or multicoloured glass beads.
Size: approximately 40cm long and 20cm high.
These chairs were originally designed as thrones for the Nigerian Yoruba Kings and Queens.
They are handcrafted by attaching thousands of tiny glass beads to canvas fabric in beautiful shapes and designs. The fabric is then attached to the chair frame. Each chair is a truly a unique work of art and they surprisingly comfortable too.