On my most recent trip to east Africa, I noted plenty of new growth in the city where I grew up and in the communities where many Harkiss artisans live. Railroads are expanding, housing and office buildings are under construction, and more people are getting connected than ever before. An influx of investors, including private […]
Our winter pop-up shop is now open! Come check out our collection at The Market NY: 159 Bleecker St.
We are delighted to announce that we are now members of the Fair Trade Federation, which means that all of our products are certified fair trade items. You can find out more about the Fair Trade Federation (FTF) here: fairtradefederation.org At Harkiss Designs, we are committed to paying our artisans fairly and opening up the […]
Dede at www.savingsinseconds.com just posted an awesome review of our Figure 8 sandals, and she’s running a giveaway as well! If you’d like to win a pair of Figure 8 sandals, head over to http://www.savingsinseconds.com/harkiss-designs/#more-19222 and enter your name to win. The giveaway runs until the 23rd, so act fast to snag your very own pair, totally […]
Lesli, blogger at Put an Umbrella In Your Drink, just raved about our T-Sandals on her blog, and we have to say, we love the navy nail polish with our turquoise T-Sandals! To read more head to http://www.alittleumbrella.com/2014/07/harkiss-designs-t-sandals-review.html
Erika Marie, creator of fashion blog www.fashionchalet.com, recently reviewed our fabulous T-Sandals. For outfit ideas and T-Sandal styling tips, check out http://fashionchalet.net/2014/07/tropical-paradise.html!
Harkiss Designs will be participating in the upcoming ASD Las Vegas Trade Show, from August 3rd-6th, 2014, where we will be showcasing our Handbags, Jewelry, Home-goods, and Footwear. We are excited to share our mission to benefit East African artisans, and the awesome products they make.
Now that you have all your gear safely stowed in a handcrafted Banana Fiber Tote from Harkiss Designs, you’re ready to spruce yourself up before heading for the nearest beach or park. One of the first things you would notice if you were heading to a South African strand is the bright Kikoy beachwear that […]
Sitting by the seaside with a cold beverage and a paperback book is a popular summer pastime for Americans from coast to coast, but did you know that the nations of East Africa have some of the best beaches worldwide? From Diani Beach in Kenya, whose pristine shores shelter in the arc of a coral […]