Negist makes hand-woven cotton textiles,
leather articles, basketry and pottery, bridging the traditional and
contemporary worlds with a unique approach to Ethiopian designs. We work with talented textile and basket
weavers, embroiderers, cotton spinners, potters and dyers that make beautiful
and contemporary textiles and end-products stemming from age-old traditions. It
creates fresh and contemporary pieces with dual aim of preserving the country’s
long history of craft work, while infusing the tradition with new inspirations.
Each product is handmade by skilled artisans, ensuring integrity, beauty and
There are anout 146 artisans that are working under contract with the company throughout the year. The company aima to showcase stylish products are created with care in a manner that improves the lives of the artisans we employ. Many of our products are made in collaboration with various cooperatives to preserve their intricate skills and create sustainable employment. We believe in selling products that are made through fair emplyment and under healthy working conditons.
is to produce hand crafted items for home and fashion based on traditional
techniques for contemporary world with a unique approach to Ethiopian designs. We
work with talented artisans that make beautiful pieces with dual aim of
preserving the country’s long history of craftwork and creating sustainable
employment using locally sourced natural materials.
is to be the leading supplier of unique and timeless handicraft products, while
in the process revolutionizing the handicraft industry.
Meet The Staff
various employees that strive to make you happy in the handicraft department,
whether it is by our stunning clothes or home appliances. Here are some of the
members of the staff at our organization: