Afri-root Collective

Afri-root Collective


Just wanted to say, I've bought bark bags and clutches as gifts and they were a huge hit! They are stylish, handmade, reasonably priced--and they help support women. What's not to like?
This is called a pencil pouch, but it's a great clutch!
Welcome, Afri-Root Collective! We are excited to have you join the chamber as a new member. We look forward to working with you in the near future. In the meantime, please don't hesitate to reach out if we can be of any help.

Afri-root Collective is a socially responsible business that sells exquisite artwork from various ta

Our business is devoted to bringing you the best selection of very unique handcrafted items that are reasonably priced. We are committed to the practice of social responsibility so profits not only benefit the artisans, but also a portion from each sale is reinvested toward training others, especially women, to learn skills and work towards sustainability.


Dive into the world of Yakuze Art, where tradition meets modern creativity! Our collection showcases the beauty of African design, brought to life through hand-carved wooden sculptures and vibrant canvas paintings. Explore our unique fusion of styles and be captivated by the essence of Yakuze Art. 🌍🎨
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Dive into the world of Rubona Baskets, a vibrant tapestry of culture and creativity. These handwoven wonders are more than just baskets; they're a testament to the incredible skill and artistry of Ugandan Women Artisans. All natural including the colors.
Each Rubona Basket tells a unique story, with intricate designs and stunning colors. They bring a piece of Uganda's history and tradition into your home. Whether for storage, decor, or gifting, Rubona Baskets are both functional and beautiful. Join us on this journey of discovery and explore our stunning collection today!🎁 🏑
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This holiday season, embrace the beauty of tradition with the Afri-Root Collective Tree Ornament. πŸŽ„πŸŽ‰ Each piece is a celebration of heritage and craftsmanship, making it the perfect gift to pass down through generations. Share the joy of tradition with those you love. πŸŽπŸ’–
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Unveil the allure of sustainable fashion with our Zanzibar Handbag XL! Crafted from the bark of the ficus Natalesis "mutuba tree," this unique non-woven fabric combines style with environmental consciousness. Its African-inspired patterns and natural fiber embroidery bring an artistic elegance to your wardrobe. Embrace eco-chic and make a statement for sustainable living! πŸŽ¨πŸ‘œ
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"Elevate your style with the Zeb Crossbag! 🌿 Made from the unique tree bark of the mutuba tree, it's a blend of elegance and sustainability. Hand-decorated with African-inspired patterns, this crossbody bag is your perfect everyday companion. Get yours now for just $40!
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🌿 Immerse yourself in the rich cultural tapestry with our Emb Wall Hanging, crafted from the bark of the ficus Natalesis "mutuba tree." Each piece is a testament to tradition, showcasing African-inspired patterns that tell stories of heritage and craftsmanship. Adorn your space with a touch of authenticity and elegance.
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Dive into the heart of the forest with Our stunning painting! 🌳 This stunning painting is a harmonious blend of art and nature, crafted from the bark of trees and bark cloth. Each stroke tells a story of the deep connection between humanity and the environment. Explore the intricate details and vibrant hues that bring this eco-friendly masterpiece to life. 🌿✨
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Embrace the rich culture of Africa with these handmade stuffed animals! 🦁🐘🦏 Our home is now adorned with the vibrant colors of African kitenge fabric, as we celebrate the beauty of Africa's "big five" wildlife. Each piece is a work of art, bringing a touch of the savannah right into our living room. 🌿
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Elevate your dining experience with our stunning handmade placemats and table runner set! 🍽️✨ Made from raffia, banana fiber, and cotton, these pieces add a touch of natural elegance to your table. Available in multiple colors to suit your style. 🌈
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Discover the perfect travel companion that not only keeps your essentials organized but also makes a positive impact. Our toiletry bag is made from durable upcycled materials, reducing waste and supporting eco-friendly practices. Travel in style while making a difference! 🌱
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Transform your space with the enchanting beauty of our African-inspired candle stands. Handmade with love, these stands feature two graceful African ladies carrying candles like baskets on their heads, adorned with vibrant beads and intricate metalwork. Elevate your decor and create a cozy atmosphere that's perfect for every occasion. 🏑✨
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πŸ₯—πŸ΄ Experience the elegance of dining with our exquisite Rosewood Salad Spoons! Crafted from sustainable African rosewood, these spoons bring nature's beauty to your table.
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Explore the world with our Passport Bag S! 🧳✈️ Compact, stylish, and perfect for your travel essentials. Get ready to embark on your next adventure with this versatile bag. Grab yours now at Afri-Root Collective! πŸ›οΈπŸŒΊ
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πŸ‘œ Upgrade your accessory game with the Fola Crossbag! πŸ‘œ
Made with love and 100% cotton African fabric, this crossbody bag is both fashionable and functional. With its zip pocket and slip pocket, it keeps your essentials organized and within reach. Treat yourself or surprise someone special with this fabulous bag!
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Transform your house into a sanctuary of style and sophistication with Boda Ride! πŸ›‹οΈπŸŽ¨ Experience the perfect blend of comfort and design as you adorn your living space with our exquisite collection. From vibrant cushions to chic curtains, Boda Ride offers a range of stunning home decor options to suit your unique taste. Elevate your interiors and make a statement with our premium quality products. πŸŒŸπŸ’«


Looking for a bag that can keep up with your on-the-go lifestyle? Look no further than the Banz Crossbag! 🌟 With its durable construction and adjustable straps, it's built to withstand your daily hustle. Visit Afri-Root Collective now and experience the perfect blend of comfort and versatility.
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Get ready to stay connected on-the-go with Fibre Activity Mobile! Enjoy lightning-fast internet speeds wherever you are, empowering you to work, play, and socialize without limitations.
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Discover the Beauty of Nature with Handbag 🌸

Embrace the beauty of nature with the Handbag from Natural Handbag! Each bag is meticulously handwoven using natural fibers, showcasing the rich cultural heritage of artisans. With its vibrant colors and intricate patterns, this bag is a true work of art. Carry a piece of sustainable fashion with you wherever you go.
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Discover the magic of Africa through our exquisite bookmark collection! Each bookmark is inspired by the rich cultural heritage of Africa, featuring vibrant colors and intricate patterns. Dive into a world of stories and adventures with Afri-Root Collective bookmarks.
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Elevate your reading experience with our hand-decorated Mutuba Tree Bark Cloth Bookmarks! πŸ“–βœ¨ Each bookmark features intricate African-inspired patterns, enhanced with embroidery using natural raffia fibers or viscose and rayon threads. πŸ’« Add an artistic touch to your home or wardrobe with these elegant accessories.
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🌱 Discover the sustainable beauty of Clutch! 🌿 Our unique collection is made from ethically sourced tree bark, providing you with a stylish accessory that's also kind to the environment. Check out our website at to explore the incredible craftsmanship behind each piece.


🌱 Discover the beauty of sustainable fashion with our Emb Wrist Pouch! πŸŒΏπŸ‘œ Crafted from a unique non-woven fabric made from the bark of the ficus Natalesis "mutuba tree," this pouch is a testament to eco-friendly innovation. By choosing this pouch, you're supporting ethical practices and the preservation of our environment.
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Discover the art of weaving with Rubona Basket! Our skilled artisans in Uganda have crafted these beautiful, sustainable baskets using traditional techniques passed down through generations. Each basket is a testament to Ugandan craftsmanship and supports local communities. Check out our website to browse our collection and bring a touch of African elegance to your home!
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Introducing our stylish and eco-friendly napkin holder! Made from sustainably sourced materials, this napkin holder is not only functional but also adds a touch of elegance to your dining experience. Get yours today and elevate your table settings!
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Very humbled, to have been recognized as one of the Most Influential Business Leaders of Color in the Metrowest by the Charles River Regional Chamber and Get Konnected! Surrounding cities of Newton, Needham, Watertown, Waltham, Wellesley, Natick and Framingham.

Congratulations to the fellow honorees.


Looking to add a touch of nature to your living space? Our exquisite Fibre Hanging collection is here to elevate your home decor. Crafted with love and care, these stunning pieces bring the serenity of nature indoors. Each hanging features intricate designs and vibrant colors, perfect for creating a captivating focal point in any room. Visit our website to explore our Fibre Hanging collection and bring a breath of fresh air to your home today! ✨🏑
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Our premium-quality kitchen trivet is the perfect addition to your cooking routine. Made from natural wood and with a sturdy design, Trivet protects your counters and tables from heat damage while adding a touch of rustic charm to your kitchen decor. Get yours now at Afri-Root Collective and elevate your culinary game!
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Happy Mother's Day!❀️ Today we celebrate the amazing women who brought us into this world and shaped us into who we are today. Thank you for your unconditional love, guidance, and support.πŸ’β€οΈ


Check out our stylish Emb Pouch - the perfect accessory for keeping all your small essentials in one place! Our Emb Pouch is made from high-quality, eco-friendly materials and features beautiful embroidery that is sure to make a statement. Whether you're heading to work or out on the town, this versatile pouch will keep your belongings organized and easily accessible.
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Looking for a unique touch to your dining table? Our 6 Placemats + 1 Runner set is the perfect solution!Made from Sustainable and Eco-friendly materials ie raffia, banana tree bark+ Viscose threads. It:s very sturdy and easy to clean.
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Organize your essentials in style with the Afri-root Collective Toiletry Bag! Perfect for travel or daily use, this beautiful bag is handcrafted using traditional African fabrics and materials. Order yours today and experience the beauty and functionality of this unique accessory.
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Looking for the perfect gift for your little one? Look no further than our collection of Stuffed Animals! Our adorable and cuddly plush toys come in a variety of animals, from cute and fluffy teddy bears to playful monkeys and more. Made from high-quality materials, our stuffed animals are durable and safe for children of all ages to play with. Order yours today and give your child a new best friend to snuggle with!
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Looking for a pop of color and texture to add to your home decor? Check out our stunning Cushion Cover from Afri-Root Collective! Made from high-quality materials and handwoven by skilled artisans, these cushion covers are the perfect way to update any space in your home.
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Nungi handbag - an eco-friendly accessory made from the bark of the ficus Natalesis 'mutuba tree.' Each handbag is hand-decorated with African-inspired patterns and embroidered with natural raffia fibers or viscose and rayon threads, making it a stylish addition to any outfit. Choose sustainability and make a positive impact on the environment with the Nungi handbag.
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Make a statement with the Buke Handbag - the perfect accessory for any outfit. With its sleek and stylish design, this handbag is sure to turn heads wherever you go. Whether you're dressing up or down, the Buke Handbag will elevate your look and make you feel confident and beautiful.

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Are you looking for a unique and eye-catching piece of decor for your home? Check out our Emb Wall Hanging L! Handcrafted with love and care, this beautiful piece features intricate embroidery and bold colors that will add a touch of warmth and personality to any space.
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