Tag Archives: Fairtrade Links

INSPIRATIONAL WEDDINGS

Spring has sprung and with it the hedgerows are bursting with wild flowers, lambs are frolicking in the (sporadic!) sunshine and the wedding season has definitely begun! At Nkuku we offer a beautiful selection of wedding decorations and gifts all perfect for that special day.  We were all thrilled at Nkuku HQ when Jess, our European [...]

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INSPIRATIONAL JOURNEYS

At Nkuku we believe that the best way to generate new ideas and concepts is to get out and about. Inspiration and ideas come from the bustle of London to the dizzying streets of Delhi, Bangkok and Ho Chi Minh City. The artisans we are fortunate to work with are from different parts of the globe and it is wonderful to [...]

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IS THE TRAVELLER LIFE FOR YOU?

Every spring a beautiful traditional gypsy caravan, complete with Piebald heavy horse, camp on some common land nearby and I drive past and think how wonderful and free the traveller life must be but also possibly sometimes a bit cold and damp and probably not quite the romantic notion I had in mind.  For the less [...]

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FAIR TRADE FORTNIGHT

Nearly 9 years ago my husband and I embarked on a round the world trip that would change our lives. It was on this trip that we met so many talented artisans and crafts people producing beautiful artefacts and crafts that formed the inspiration for Nkuku. It soon became clear that many of these artisans were from disadvantaged back grounds [...]

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Hooray! Our new website is up and running.

Hooray! Our new website is up and running. We are very proud to launch our new website this week. It has taken a lot of work and effort from all involved and has been a brilliant project, but not without its stresses. There is always so much more involved than you think, pages and pages [...]

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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.