HouseofYimama

Elegant handmade African jewelry and accessories

Los Angeles, California | 220 Sales

HouseofYimama

Elegant handmade African jewelry and accessories

Los Angeles, California 220 Sales On Etsy since 2015

4.5 out of 5 stars (45)
Ntando Kunene

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About

Elegant African jewelry and accessories

Our products are meticulously hand beaded by a carefully selected team of artisans who take pride in their work.

This project is a source of pride for us because we do not only get to bring these exquisite pieces to the world, but we also help to empower the young women we buy from, who support their families with the income generated from their sales. We strongly believe that Africa needs jobs instead of aid, and we are blessed to be able to contribute, albeit on a small scale, towards job creation.

We are inspired by the majestic cultures of Africa, and we hope that through this project, we are able to showcase products that speak to the cultural nuances of the different ethnic groups each piece represents.

Shop members

  • Ntando Kunene

    Owner

    I am South African and Zulu by birth. My motivation for opening this shop is to package African arts and culture products for the world to appreciate, and to create a platform for artisans to earn a living through practicing their craft.

Production partners

  • American Apparel

    WA, United States

    Manufacturers

Shop policies

Last updated on December 29, 2015
Sanibonani - Welcome to our shop
House of Yimama strives to give you the best possible shopping experience. Our pieces are hand-made and therefore one of a kind. We hope you will enjoy them as much as we enjoy bringing them to you. We work with a meticulous team of artisans who are proud of what they do and are dedicated to the preservation of the ancient African traditions of creating art and crafts. If there is anything we can do to make your experience with us even better, do not hesitate to let us know. Thank you for your support.

Accepted payment methods

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Apple Pay
  • Klarna
  • Sofort
  • Ideal
  • Paypal
  • GiftcardAccepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Returns and exchanges
If unsatisfied with your purchase, returns are accepted within 7 days of receipt. Please contact us as soon as you know you will be returning an item. Returned items must be in the same condition as when they were sent out, with the original packaging. Items that were damaged by the client are not acceptable. For your protection, please return your order using an insured trackable courier and retain your receipt. House of Yimama is not responsible for items damaged or lost in transit. Please include your name and invoice number for us to be able to track your transaction and issue a refund. Shipping charges will not be refunded on returned items.
Payment
Payment is due upon order. Your item(s) will be shipped as soon as payment has cleared. If payment is not received within 3 days of your order we will attempt to contact you. If no payment is received within 7 days, we will cancel your order and re-list the item(s).
Shipping
Items will be shipped within three business days upon receipt of payment. All packages are shipped via USPS mail (domestic and international). International customers please note that buyers are responsible for any and all duties and customs charges that may be incurred.
Additional policies and FAQs
We are unable to supply our goods wholesale at this point. If however you need to buy a piece in a different color, do let us know and we will see how we can accommodate you.