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Kibebe Malawi

The Artisan Shop, Old Town Mall, Lilongwe | Between Bowers' and African Habitat, Lilongwe, Malawi
+265 996 68 15 20
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Beautiful handmade gifts for a great cause

Kibebe, which is now located in the Artisan Shop in Old Town Mall in Lilongwe, is THE place to go... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Catherine B
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Great products for a great cause

A small social enterprise shop with lots of beautiful handcrafted fabric products and natural... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2018
rebeccagoodhart
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The most unique and trendy gifts in Malawi! All our items are lovingly hand-made in Dzaleka Refugee Camp, using vibrant African fabric and other local materials, as well as up cycling things like old jeans, plastic bottles and cereal boxes. Find us at the Artisan Shop in Old Town Mall, in the midst of gorgeous accessories and decor, all made by hand in Africa. Credit cards accepted. We also provide conference swag and other large-quantity custom orders - please email us or call us, we'd love to hear from you.
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Jun 18, 2018
“Beautiful handmade gifts for a great cause”
Mar 2, 2018
“Great products for a great cause”
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The Artisan Shop, Old Town Mall, Lilongwe | Between Bowers' and African Habitat, Lilongwe, Malawi
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Kibebe, which is now located in the Artisan Shop in Old Town Mall in Lilongwe, is THE place to go for gorgeous 'chitenje' fabric products. From bunting to baby books and cards to bibs and ottomans, there is something for everyone in all price brackets....More

Thank Catherine B
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Florisa M, Public Relations Manager at Kibebe Malawi, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thank you so very much Cat. Just got a chance to read this and truly appreciate your review!

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Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

A small social enterprise shop with lots of beautiful handcrafted fabric products and natural soaps. Very helpful staff.

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Florisa M, Public Relations Manager at Kibebe Malawi, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

Thanks Rebecca, much appreciated!

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Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

I’d been looking at Kibebe products online before I’d even moved to Malawi and when I finally bought some they didn’t disappoint. As others have said the quality is better than I’ve seen elsewhere in Malawi and they have a great product list. The bunting,...More

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Florisa M, Public Relations Manager at Kibebe Malawi, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2018

Thank you so much Sarah!

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Reviewed December 30, 2017

Kibebe's products are all beautiful and high quality craftsmanship. They are a bit pricey, but it's difficult to find anything of such high quality from other sellers. And the products are made by local women to help them provide a living for their families, so...More

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Florisa M, Public Relations Manager at Kibebe Malawi, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2018

Thanks Chris for the review!

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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

The quality of the Kibebe produce is so much higher than most other similar-made stuff in Malawi. A lot is the gorgeous bright colours and patterns of the local chitenje fabric, which I love. I’ve bought from them for a few years now as they’re...More

Thank JoannaSethSmith
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Florisa M, Public Relations Manager at Kibebe Malawi, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2018

Thanks for the lovely review Jo!

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Reviewed December 26, 2017

I love stopping by the Kibebe Malawi stand at the monthly farmer's market, even if I do not buy something. The staff are friendly and helpful. Their products are sturdy, practical and bring bursts of color into your home with their vibrant fabrics. My favorite...More

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Florisa M, Guest Relations Manager at Kibebe Malawi, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

Thanks Molly!

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Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

Brilliant products for a brilliant cause. Keep up the good work!! I love the chitenje covered letters and picnic blankets.

Thank Rachel A
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Florisa M, Guest Relations Manager at Kibebe Malawi, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

Thank you Rachel!

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Reviewed December 25, 2017

Kibebe highlights the work of local artisans - if you are lucky you might see/meet them at work. They have a variety of handmade products - very useful, practical an thoughtful gifts. Kebab puts so much thoughts into their production - we were quite happy...More

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Florisa M, Guest Relations Manager at Kibebe Malawi, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

Thanks Dedo x

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Reviewed November 26, 2017

I love this spot! It is such a good place to find beautiful things for gifts and home, and they especially have a lot of cute baby items! Everything is made with a very high attention to detail, and is made by artisans from Dzaleka...More

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Florisa M, Public Relations Manager at Kibebe Malawi, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2018

Thanks Miranda x

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