Channelling the creativity within Africa through unique bespoke designs
Founded by Danielle Nartey-Nevin in 2019, Kente Creatives was a culmination of Danielle's own heritage and her desire to bring Ghanaian culture and design back to her home in the UK.
Kente Creatives showcases the finest quality of handmade crafts and promotes ethical & sustainable businesses in West Africa by supporting local tradesmen and women.
The Origins of
Although the exact origins of kente are lost in time, the colorful patterned fabrics known as kente can be traced back to the Asante people of the Akan kingdom in what is now Ghana. The word "kente" actually translates to "handwoven cloth" in the Twi language of the Akan people.
Kente is deep-rooted in Ghanaian culture and can be found in West African communities all around the world.
"Received my 3 fans. They are absolutely gorgeous. Arrived beautifully gift wrapped. Great communication with Kente Creatives. Fast delivery. Highly recommend."
"I bought 5 different designs which arrived yesterday and they are all beautiful. I am planning to give some as gifts but it's going to be hard to part with any of them! Thank you Danielle for your friendly and professional service."
"My experience has been wonderful. I love the personal touch to your work. I am a very creative person and it's always nice to have that contact when someone creates such beautiful work to compliment them.
It's been a great experience! Thank you."