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Buy African!


Back in Copenhagen, unpacking 4 weeks in Kenya and Tanzania. I've got - fresh from the shamba - vanilla, cloves, nutmeg and cinnamon from Unguja in Zanzibar;

Books by Kenyan writers;

a lampshade made by local craftman from Mbeya in southern Tanzania, bought on the street in Arusha;

Kanga and #vitenge;

Coffee from Kenya;

Jasmin-scented coconut soap from Zanzibar;

a Babatunde Styles hat and

handmade leather sandals from Surti & Sons in Stone Town.

East Africa has a wealth of great products. I ALWAYS buy good craft. I believe in supporting people who grow, cultivate, craft and create.

#craft #spices #fabric #tanzania #Africa #products

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