Okapu & other short stories.
Weave With Okapu
In April 2022 we held our first pilot weaving experience at Purple Thrills, Nairobi. Okapu weavers travelled from the village to offer a fun and immersive kyondo weaving 'class' with performances from Bananasoverdose and Lady Hash.
3 reasons why Okapu is the perfect gift
You have sent us pictures of your moms, sisters, lovers and friends receiving their packages with excitement and carrying their Okapu gifts with self-adoration.
But what really makes Okapu the perfect gift?
It is handmade with love
It’s an empowering statement piece
It identifies you with the culture
Birthdays, Graduation, Mother’s Day, Valentines, Showers or to just for appreciation sakes, Okapu is here for you. Be sure to let us know if you would like to add a customised note to your gift. Remember, true giving already shows adoration, Okapu seals the deal.
How it began...
The genesis of Okapu is a telltale of friendship, the zest for exploration, and a good sense of style.