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Address: 17800 N Highway 1, Fort Bragg, CA 95437-8301
Phone Number: +1 707-964-3534
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The finest handselected, fairtrade produced arts and crafts from Africa are...

The finest handselected, fairtrade produced arts and crafts from Africa are tastefully presented in our beautiful showroom. Drums, beads, masks, textiles, books, music and more create a total African shopping experience. "Bring the wonders of our village into your home..."

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a must see

We stopped at a whim and was pleasantly surprised at the beauty of everything in it. Everything in the store was beautifully hand crafted. A surprise gem.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 25, 2016
Othermom O
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

This is a great little shop with some amazing pieces from jewelry to fabric. A little pricey but worth a visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

We stopped at a whim and was pleasantly surprised at the beauty of everything in it. Everything in the store was beautifully hand crafted. A surprise gem.

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Thank Othermom O
California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

The store carries quite an extensive collection of items from jewelry to furniture. It is beautiful to walk through, even if simply window shopping. People working there were very friendly.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Such an amazing collection of stuff!! Definitely worth a visit, right on the main road. Beautiful baskets, textiles and jewellery.

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Thank Claudia M
Fort Bragg, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016

This shop is a treasure, kind of a hidden jewel but well worth seeking out. Ananse Village is not actually hard to find, just in a somewhat unexpected location. They are on the West side of Highway 1 going South from Fort Bragg toward Mendocino. This is a part, rare, on 1 where the road is dead straight and too... More 

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Nevada City, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2015

We always have fun stopping here and looking at the eclectic selection of kind of bizarre and interesting imported items - everything from masks, to musical instruments, soaps, wood carvings, candles, books and furniture. Fun place to spend an hour or two.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2015

Drums, masks, statues, musical instruments, bags, clothing, furniture, music, and so much more. This is one of the best places to find wonderful handmade arts and crafts of Africa, outside of Africa. The range and selection is truly impressive, and prices are unexpectedly reasonable. Of all the man made attractions in Fort Bragg, this is without a doubt my favorite.... More 

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Ladera Ranch, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2013 via mobile

You won't find another store like this. Amazing and one of a kind pieces. Seemed a bid expensive, but like I said it's unique!

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Newcastle, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2012

We had passed this store many times and on the last day of our trip went in. I could live in this store, I loved everything in it. I wanted everything and it all comes from Africa. So cool!

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1 Thank Shane C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2010

My husband and I stumbled upon this store while on our honeymoon. It was by far the best place we bought anything during the whole two weeks on the west coast. We're glad we decided to stop. We now have an amazing djembe drum and a beautiful altar cloth. The people who work there are exceptionally nice, helpful, and welcoming.... More 

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