About us


The African Home Goods is an online fair trade shop founded by women to Empower Women where customers can purchase beautiful handmade around the world. We provide design insights, helping our partners to showcase their traditional skills and cultural techniques to a broader audience.

The African Home Goods has brought our customers a unique cultural shopping experience since 1999.  We are traveling the world looking for unique authentic treasures for your shopping pleasure. We know that you will appreciate that all of our products are Handmade of high quality materials, affordable, unique, from our homes, and hands to yours. Adding more color to your home in personalized decor accents is a popular trend. Look to find new and innovative ways to incorporate your personal style that will pop with excitement in your home.

We practice fair trade principles, and every purchase from The African Home Goods generates meaningful income for the artisans and their families. Working through cooperatives and social enterprises, our artisan partners improve the quality of life in their communities, their families, and income to send their children to school. Oftentimes these children will be the first generation to graduate high school.