the narativ

The makers

The Narativ works with Master Artisans & Brands in luxury & contemporary design from all over the world. Our global team collaborates with every Master Artisan & Brand to design or curate each product while paying close attention to the intricate details of Craftsmanship.

As a Social Enterprise our profits are streamlined into educational programs, business development, & women’s health for the Master Artisans we partner with and their communities.


Mary Jean Jewelry

Mary Jean Treloar, founder and designer of MARY JEAN is a South African brand of fine, handmade jewelry inspired by the beauty and simplicity of the bold, geometric patterns and meaningful symbols found throughout – and unique to – the African continent.

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Maria Mccloy

"My brand philosophy is simple: African aesthetics, traditions and design are as relevant as any other culture’s. Africa is not a faddish trend – our designs should be rocked everywhere from the red carpet to corporate boardrooms."

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Remps Lopes

Ofentse Molope is the mastermind behind the Leather and Accessories Brand, Remps Lopes. Beginning in 2007 Ofentse saw a gap in the market in his hometown of Johannesburg South Africa for luxury handcrafted leather goods and started his journey on learning the skill. 

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Urban Mosadi

Urban Mosadi is a leather goods brands hailing from Cape Town, South Africa. They specialize in Accessories and Bags made from the finest leather with closet attention to detail.

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With over 20 years experience as a leather crafter, Tafadzwa has built is brand into a sustainable brand that designs and creates everything from luxury custom luggage to backpacks for local school children in his small town of Yeoville in Johannesburg.

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The Limpopo Collective

The Limpopo Collective is comprised of a group of Women Artisans based in Limpopo, the northernmost province of South Africa. Their unique artisanship of embroidery allows them to make a living that in return supports their communities.

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