Fahari - handmade in Zanzibar

Zanzibar, Tanzania

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FAHARI Zanzibar

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Fahari Zanzibar, crafting Skills, Income & Independence

Shop policies

Last updated on May 10, 2022
And thank you for browsing our shop!
Fahari Zanzibar is a local NGO/Social Enterprise aimed at empowering local people by teaching high level handcrafting skills.
Those who are successful in their training are employed within the organisation and promoted to learn business, design and management skills, and hired within the organisation.
By buying from us, you will not only receive unique well designed products made to international standards, you will help us support local communities in Zanzibar.

Accepted payment methods


Returns & exchanges

See item details for return and exchange eligibility.


We accept paypal payments as well as bank transfer and cheques (payable to 'Fahari').
We are now able to generate secure online invoices sent via email. This means we are able to accept ALL major credit cards, including AMEX and East African mobile money options.

Please note that products will be shipped once the payment has been verified.


All products will be delivered by registered mail.
Delicery Costs for Jewellery and Accessories $15, for bags $20 or $30, depending on weight.
If you prefer, products can be delivered by courier.

Where applicable, banking and delivery charges will be added. Customs duty is not included in any prices unless stated.

Additional policies and FAQs

Please note that if your desired product is not pictured in a colour and material you like, we can make one for you! This will however take a little bit longer, as all our products are handmade to a high standard and with attention to detail.

Also note that Ukili (plaited palm leaf) colours may vary slightly from those seen as everything is hand dyed in our workshop.
With regard to Kitenge and Kanga, patterns and colours are seasonal so please specify colour preferences and if the material featured is no longer available, we will send you a picture of the latest designs for approval before dispatch.

If you have any questions that you would like answered before a purchase, please do not hesitate to contact us!

Copyright: The copyright of all designs belongs to Julie Lawrence. Images of the work may not be used without permission. Designs are sold as copyrighted and may not be tampered with or sold in an altered state. If work is lent out for press and promotion purposes, images and editorial must be credited with the Fahari brand name and contact details, and a copy supplied to Julie Lawrence.

Disclaimer: Neither Julie Lawrence nor Fahari are liable or responsible for any injury, reaction, or affect upon any persons as a result of the association with any of the products made by Fahari.