Add Mulberry Mongoose to your list of places to visit on your trip to the Luangwa Valley. This is a workshop where an all female group of creative artisans handcraft jewellery using natural materials sourced locally. Mulberry Mongoose delivers an authentic experience in the untamed Zambian bush, offering an educative and memorable experience. By visiting and buying from Mulberry Mongoose you will make a meaningful contribution to local conservation and livelihoods.
'My experience at your shop was incredible! I was already excited about the wonderful work you do to help wildlife, but meeting you all, having the chance to do the process, seeing elephants outside the shop and having Sarah customise my earrings made this a once in a lifetime experience." Jordan W.
Mulberry Mongoose only sells top quality Zambian products handcrafted by local craftswomen. Now you can buy eye catching jewellery that will be a talking point whenever you wear them. Mulberry Mongoose champions detailed design, locally sourced materials and hand craft to create stunning pieces. When you buy from this store, you will be helping to create sustainable jobs for local women supporting anti-poaching programmes.
Mulberry Mongoose is always looking for new ways to turn locally sourced materials into jewellery. Their craftswomen are trained to hand craft the jewellery using basic tools, giving each piece a unique and rustic character. If you need a special product, Mulberry Mongoose can provide a personalised service.
Their most celebrated collection mixes snare wire collected by anti-poaching patrols with semi-precious stones, freshwater pearls and hand carved wooden beads. This is beauty from brutality.
From the land that keeps on giving, this collection, features driftwood, vegetable ivory and guinea fowl feathers, all collected from nearby.
To celebrate Zambia's cultural heritage and the warmth of its people, this range combines wood, semi-precious stones and vintage coins dating back to the first President, Dr Kenneth Kaunda.
The Mulberry Mongoose website is the simplest way to get your hands on this range that has such a positive impact on local communities.
Visit their workshop and shop
Make memories and fill your adventurous spirit by visiting their workshop, meeting the women and hearing their story firsthand. Lets not forget that South Luangwa Valley is one of the best safari destinations in the world - put these two together and you have a wonderful experience waiting for you.
If you need a special size or want to incorporate a special stone the ladies of Mulberry Mongoose will be happy to help.
The inspiring story of Mulberry Mongoose, with its ethical jewellery with a purpose works well in shops with handmade ethical, slow fashion ranges. Wherever you are in the world, the Mulberry Mongoose team can work with you to get their unique pieces to you so they can support even more wildlife conservation. Talk to the team about wholesale order, becoming a distributor or for unique and meaningful corporate gifts.
Your order will make quite the journey from its source in the South Luangwa Valley in Zambia. Two freight options are available whether you buy one item or many.