the narativ


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.


City Junk

City Junk tells the story of the ying & yang relationship people have with cities . They build and contribute to the city.

Airi Kenya

Kenyan contemporary fashion brand that makes hand-woven sisal bags.

frnds of ours

frnds of ours is an intimate design team whose pieces evoke the elegance and femininity of the creative arts.

Nahual otomi

Hand-made embroidery by the Otomi – the original inhabitants of central Mexico.

africa your time is now

The Africa Your Time Is Now movement was launched to open people’s eyes to our limitless potential as AfriCANs.

Abby alley

Locally and ethically sourced brass hardware and the leather by skilled artisans in Kenya and Tanzania.

Sarep + rose

Combine handwoven textiles and leatherworking skills with design to build the platform for these traditions to thrive.

Mary Jean Jewelry

South African brand of handmade jewelry inspired by geometric patterns and meaningful symbols found throughout the African continent.

Maria Mccloy

African adornment and Accessorizing with a Global twist.

Remps Lopes

South African luxury handcrafted leather goods.


The brand draws inspiration from Ugandan culture, and designer’s own family and heritage.

margaux wong

Based in Burundi, East Africa. Artisans have been transforming discarded cow horn and brass into luxurious, beautiful wearable art.



Sustainable designs - everything from luxury custom luggage to backpacks for local school children in a small town of Yeoville in Johannesburg.


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.