Author Archives: Alex


Everyone loves a wedding so you can imagine how excited we were when our very own Anna from Nkuku announced her wedding plans and even more so when she agreed to share her day with us here on our blog: From the moment I started working for Nkuku I knew that if one day I [...]

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We are delighted to reveal to you our new collection of beautiful home wares and gifts. This is such an exciting time for us as all the hard work spent designing and developing our new pieces culminates and we can finally showcase the new lines. We have a great new collection of seriously stylish lights [...]

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Nkuku have designed an eclectic collection of ‘At the Desk’ accessories from document holders to giant rustic paper clips! So many of us spend hours at our desks either in an office or at home and we realise that it is important to make this space a good place to be, to help inspire creative [...]

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We would like to say an enormous thank you to those of you who kindly sent in images of your amazing Christmas window displays. It has put us all in the mood for Christmas! There is something magical about shop windows at Christmas. As a child, I remember going to London and being awe inspired [...]

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The world’s first sustainable Olympics?

  Whether you are a fan or not the Olympics is definitely on and millions of people are heading to our capital.  We thought it would be interesting to find out what plans are place to tackle the enormous amount of waste that this inevitably brings with it and the green initiatives established to ensure [...]

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Savannah Shopper – What’s in Yours?

They say that you can tell a lot about a woman by what she carries in her handbag.  Unfortunately mine seems to definitely indicate that I am a mother of small children! If, like me, you need a handbag that can carry your life around with you – then you need a Savannah Shopper. I [...]

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  • Nkuku specialise in eco friendly, fairly traded homeware and gifts. Our products are inspired by the traditional skills of artisans throughout Africa and India. We combine contemporary design with age old traditions, natural materials and sustainable methods of production. We passionately support fair trade and consider the environment in everything we do.