Category Archives: Nkuku Christmas

The Nkuku bake off results

We have come to the end of what was a thoroughly enjoyable pre-Christmas Nkuku bake off and it’s safe to say that each and every participant has wowed us all. Huge thanks go to Jo for organising the entire event and her hilarious commentary (shared below!) It is with great delight that we can announce [...]

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The Great Nkuku Bake Off Part I

Not to jump on the band wagon…..but we have been busy baking at Nkuku’s HQ thanks to Jo, our customer service gem and all time bake off fan. The outcome has been documented in true bake off fashion by Jo. “So the Bake Off has begun and setting us off on this delicious journey was [...]

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A WHITE CHRISTMAS

Dreaming of a white Christmas? I think perhaps this year we may need to create our own. We’ve selected some Nkuku gifts and homewares along with some of our own homemade creations to create the perfect wintery white backdrop for a magical Christmas. For a frosty ice look rustic silver and cool whites create the perfect winter look. For the [...]

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NKUKU HQ CHRISTMAS BAKE OFF

   Yes, we’ve jumped on the band wagon of the baking mania flooding the nation. A bake off seemed a good idea because of the obvious bonus side effects – a lot of cake in the office. The rules were simple it had to be home made, baked, with a Christmassy theme, and strictly no [...]

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CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS & THE STORIES BEHIND THEM

We have a wonderful selection of gift ideas perfect for Christmas.   At Nkuku we are passionate about fair trade and traditional skills. We love knowing the whole story from artisan to the end customer.  We’ve put together some of our favourite fair trade Christmas gift ideas, starting with the Savannah shopper -  the  ’must have’ accessory this [...]

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CHRISTMAS WINDOW DISPLAY

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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12 CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS FOR THE 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS!

If you’re struggling with Christmas gift ideas then look no further. Here is a comprehensive gift guide from Nkuku ‘for him’ and ‘for her’ this Christmas. You can also create a wish list online at www.nkuku.com. For her 1. Savannah Leather Shopper – a must have handbag for every woman! 2. Iris Bead Necklace – [...]

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HAVE YOURSELF AN ECO CHRISTMAS

Christmas is often all about indulgence and excess and you can’t help thinking about all the waste and extravagance (as wonderful as it is).   It can be hard to find gifts that offer something different. At Nkuku we are always trying to come up with new products that tick all the boxes: sustainable, ethically made [...]

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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.