Kenyan Wood Masks│Wall Decor

These Kenyan wood masks are perfect as wall decor. It can also be mounted on either Lucite/Plexiglass or wooden stands. Hence, these flat plank mask, can be placed in any room at home, the office or in a hospitality environment, thereby lending a sculptural element to any setting.

Kenya’s Giryama people, hand carve these wooden masks, to serve as tombstones called Kikangu.  These grave markers have several functions; representing the Giryama’s way of life as well as, the ancestor’s spirits are honoured by erecting these post.  The markers also serve as a conduit between the ancestral realm and the land of the living.

The abstract and geometric forms and carved patterns of Kikangu serve as a roadmap representation of the spirit. The gravestone marker is also a tribute and blueprint of the deceased time on earth.

Size: approx. 1.6 - 2 Meters Tall

Wood & Leather Upholstered Chair

This wood and leather upholstered chair, was handcrafted with traditional joinery techniques. Both the seat and back rest is fully upholstered with top grade genuine leather which features the deep buttoning technique. The arm and backrest are sculpted and positioned for maximum comfort to create a most enjoyable experience while the chair frame is manufactured from either solid ash or oak wood or a mixture of both timbers, as seen here.

Wood Type: Ash and Oak (solid wood)
Size: (W)800mm x (D)900mm x (H)740mm
Seat height - 440mm
Seat depth - 570mm
Seat width - 500m

Upholstery Options:

Request for current leather or fabric options. Clients can also supply own fabric. Order Code: AF - 0019

 

African Decor, Old African Grain Pots

 

These old African grain pots, as well as mortar pots, can be used as home decor left in their original distressed appearance. They also make excellent planters for indoor use as well as, outdoors.  When turned upside down, these old African grain pots serve as outstanding side tables especially using a bit of imagination and paint, as seen in the 2nd image provided here.   Please use the arrows inserted on either side of the image to view additional options.

 

Wood-turnings, Side Tables│Burnt Finish

 

 

These wood-turnings ideal side tables with a burnt finish were made from a variety of African hardwoods. Each wood-turned table has its own unique character with natural edges according to the different wooden stumps obtained. These stools where scorched (burnt) to acquire this black coloured finish, this process is more expensive than staining.    For outside use: please contact us at info@phasesafrica.com on how to best treat the wood against natures elements.

Please note natural cracks and separations will appear and is part of the organic appeal. We also recommend not placing the turnings directly on rugs, due to the possible remaining moisture content in the wood.

Size: we can turn these in the sizes you require within reason.  Below the most popular size requests in Millimeters

500d x 400h,
500d x 450h,
500d x 500h,
600d x 400h,
600d x 500h,

Wood Species:

White and Red Eucalyptus

White Poplar

Jacaranda

London Plane

Finish: scorched (burnt) can also be stained, or spray painted

Minimum order requirements: 2 tables per order.

 

African Hand Beaded Royal Seating│Yoruba Chair

These African hand-beaded chairs were made by the Yoruba people, hailing from South-western Nigeria, and Benin, in West Africa.   These wonderful beaded armchairs are extremely sought after by Interior Designers for the hospitality industry.  Unfortunately, they are not always readily available, as it takes approx 12 to 14 weeks to add these tiny beads, to a single chair.  These armchairs were originally made for the Yoruba tribe's royalty; their Kings and Queens were the only privileged ones allowed to sit in them, so basically they were African Thrones.

Please use the arrows inserted on either side of the image for different some other colour and design options.

Size in mm: approx. 635 x 635 x 737 (chair height)

Size in Inches: approx. 25 x 25 x 29  (chair height)

Indoor│ Outdoor Loungers

 

These indoor as well as outdoor loungers were constructed using Plantation Teak with hand-woven seats made from 100% polypropylene extremely durable yarn.  In South Africa this hand-weaving meathead in Afrikaans is called "Riempies."  These yarns are available in two thicknesses 2.5 or 5mm, the later pictured here. Please use arrows inserted on either side of the image to view detail of workmanship as well as weave (Riempie) colour options

Available Weave Colours:   Black, Grey, Military green, Beige, Blue, Green, Red, Yellow, White

Sizes: Custom sizes available - size pictured: 1800L x 570W x 750H (back end) x 520H (arm height) mm

Other Available Timber: Plantation Teak

Minimalist African Furniture

Introducing a brand new minimalist African furniture collection to the global market.   These slatted wooden dining room and lounger (occasional) chairs, as well as, kitchen and bar stools were designed first and foremost with comfort in mind. This new African furniture collection epitomizes minimalist style; both in the choice of materials, by using simple Birch Plywood, whilst simultaneously designing a simply beautiful minimalist collection of sculptured chairs.

First Image - Minimalist Slatted Wooden Dining Room Chair Specifications:

W: 495mm D: 545mm H: 805mm and Seat Height: 450mm - Order Code 00-1

The slatted wooden dining room chair is stackable to 3 units.

Second Image - Minimalist Slatted Wooden Dining Room Armchair Specifications:

W: 670mm D: 545mm H: 805mm and Seat Height: 450mm - Order Code 00-2

Third Image - Minimalist Slatted Wooden Lounger (occasional) Specifications:

W: 810mm D: 630mm H: 750mm and Seat Height: 350mm - Order Code 00-3

Fourth and Fifth (2 views) Minimalist Slatted Wooden Bar and Kitchen Stools Specifications:  

Bar Stool: W: 450mm D: 400mm H: 875mm and Seat Height: 785mm – Order Code 00-B

Kitchen Stool: W: 440mm D: 395mm H: 765mm and Seat Height: 680mm - Order Code 00-K

 

Wabi-Sabi Lighting Fixtures, Stainless Steel, Clay Beaded Chandeliers

 

These wabi-sabi handmade chandeliers were constructed using stoneware beads, that were hand-rolled, and then beautifully draped onto brushed stainless steel frames.  As many as seven different sizes of cream coloured stoneware beads were used to drape these frames by hand.

Size: 650mmD x approx. 600mmH

Weight: between 40 and 50kg each

Material: Brushed Stainless steel, Stoneware

Available Colours and Clay Method: cream colour (stoneware method) or chocolate brown and terracotta colours (earthenware method).

Order Code:  LRC- 0045

Hand-Carved Ashanti Stools

These African hand-carved Ashanti stools are from West Africa, they have a spiritual significance as well as, a practical one, carved from a single block of wood.  Legend foretells that the soul of the owner/s of the stool resides in the seat of the stool.  Hence, when the seat of the stool was not in use, it would lean against a wall, thus preventing other peoples souls passing-by from entering the owner’s seat.   Placing this stool in a contemporary or traditional setting can add a unique sculptural element to any living space.

Size: 54 x 28W x 38H cm

Available Colours: Natural however it can be stained in black or dark brown or spray painted in a colour of your choosing.

Order Code: ASS-010

 

Unique Hanging, Ceiling Lights│Stainless Steel & Leather Leaves

 

These unique hanging light fixtures' leaves were made using genuine leather as well as, stainless steel components.  The latter was used to strengthen the back of the leaves as well as, allow them to be manipulated and bend (within reason.)  Thus, enabling the re-arrangement of the leather leaves to ones linking. There are several leather colour available.

Size: 1000mm D x 800mm H

Available Colours: (featured here in the order they have been displayed) Grey, black and white.

Material: Stainless steel as well as leather.

Please use arrows inserted on either side of the above image

Order Code: CACL - 0022

 

UNIQUE COTTON ROPE & BEADED LIGHTS

 

This unique cotton rope and beaded light can either be weaved or knotted by hand.  There are two colour choices in the cotton twine as well as the wooden beads; cream (as pictured) or grey. The fabric-covered cable cords come in a large variety of colours to select from.

Please use arrows inserted on either side for additional images.

Available sizes:

1.)  70cm Diameter

2.) 100cm Diameter

Material: Cotton Rope and Wooden Beads

Available Cotton Colours: Cream or Blue Grey

Order Code: AV-CB – 200

 

 

SUSTAINABLE ECO- FRIENDLY INDOOR LIGHTING

 

This sustainable Eco-friendly light fixture, one of several different designs found on our online store, continue to page to see the other options.  They are all custom made, and this particular fixture was installed in a commercial building. Smaller versions of a similar lighting fixture is possible, please contact us with your specification needs.

Please use arrows inserted on either side for additional images.

Material: brown coral, recycled porcelain as well as, Plexiglas  (Lucite)

Size: Pictured here - 3 Meter Diam x 4 Meter in length from top of fixture the tip of strand hanging down.

Order Code: Order Code: LRC- 0040

 

Hundred Percent Wool Hand Weaved Area Rugs

These hundred percent wool hand weaved area Rugs were sourced responsibly from adult Karakul sheep, and meticulously selected to ensure the highest quality grade. After blending the wool, seamlessly it is then spun and woven resulting in the emerging of supreme quality hand-woven area rugs.  Only natural colours of wool are used no chemicals are added.

(contact us at info@phasesafrica.com for prices and custom sizes.)

Order Code: Rug 00-201

Benin, Bronze Warrior Sculptures

 

From: Benin Nigeria - An antique warrior bronze sculpture

Material: Bronze

Size: 1 Meters Tall x 45 cm Widest Point

Weight: approx 22 Kg

 

Handmade Area Wool Rugs

These handmade area wool rugs are 100% Karakul sheep wool and adds warmth and texture to any room in your home or office. The wool is bound by a very long fiber, spun and woven to ensure a rug that will last a lifetime. A natural coating of lanolin makes these rugs extremely durable and they are super easy to clean, within reason.  Each handwoven area rug are seized to suits our customers’ needs, up to a maximum of 4m x 6m.  Adding tassels to the rug is an option, if preferred.

Available Natural Colour Tones: white/cream, light grey, dark grey, speckle - charcoal with chocolate undertones in natural wool, no chemicals are used in the making of these rugs.  light grey, charcoal, chocolate, cream and speckle.

Navigation of this page: Please click on arrows inserted in image to page to the next image for a better view of the plushness of this handmade area rug.         The finale image here shows the natural colours options of the 100% Karakul wool.

Order Code: 00-54

Wool Area Rug Hand-Weaved

This 100% wool area rug, all hand-weaved and made in custom sizes, were sourced responsibly from adult Karakul sheep, and meticulously selected to ensure the highest quality grade. After blending the wool, seamlessly it is then spun and woven resulting in the emerging of supreme quality hand-woven area rugs.  Only natural colours of wool are used no chemicals are added.

(contact us at info@phasesafrica.com for prices and custom sizes.)

Order Code: Rug 00-202

Woodturnings, Side Tables

These woodturnings, ideal side tables, made from a variety of African hardwoods. Each wood-turned side-table has its own unique character with natural edges according to the different wooden stumps acquired. These side-tables where burnt (scorched) to obtain this black colour, this process is more expensive than staining.

Please note natural cracks and separations will appear and is part of the organic appeal. We also recommend not placing the turnings directly on rugs, due to possible remaining moisture content in the wood.  For outside use: please contact us at info@phasesafrica.com on how to best treat the wood against natures elements.

Size seen here from left to Right: 600D x 400H, 400D x 450H, 400D x 450H - we can turn these in the sizes you require within reason- here is a list of our regular size options:

300d x 400h,

300d x 500h,

400d x 400h,

400d x 450h,

400d x 500h,

500d x 400h,

500d x 450h,

500d x 500h,

600d x 400h,

600d x 500h,

700d x 300h,

Wood Species:

White and Red Eucalyptus

White Poplar

Jacaranda

London Plane

Finish: scorched (burnt)

Minimum order requirements: 2 stools per order in any combination of our designs.

 

Lighting Fixture│Leather Bamboo Leaf

 

The artist responsible for creating this leather lighting fixture found his inspiration from nature.  The sculpted contours visible in the leather light reflects the veins found in a bamboo leaf.  The brass closure in the centre of the fixture also resembles a leaf.

Material: veg-tanned leather with brass closure

Size:  750mm height - Sold as a single drop.

Available Colours: red/gold, blue/gold & black/gold

E27 fixture (for use with LED bulbs only, max. 11W) - light bulb not included.  1.5m black fabric electrical cable and ceiling cap included.

Order Code: CA-LL – 0040 + colour option

 

Unique Lighting │Raffia Leaf

 

The artist responsible for the design of these unique raffia lighting fixtures found his inspiration from nature.  The sculpted contours visible in the raffia light reflects the veins found in bamboo leaves.  The brass closure in the centre or the raffia fixture also resembles a leaf.

Material: raffia

Size: 750mm height

Colour: natural

E27 fixture (for use with LED bulbs only, max. 11W) - light bulb not included.  1.5m black fabric electrical cable and ceiling cap included.

Order Code: CA-LL – 0030

 

Unique Lighting │Leather Leaf Light Fixture

 

The artist responsible for creating this leather light fixture found his inspiration from nature.  The sculpted contours visible in the leather light reflects the veins found in a bamboo leaf.  The brass closure in the centre or the leather fixture also resembles a leaf.

Material: veg-tanned leather with brass closure

Size: Sold as a single drop. 750mm height

Available Colours: black/gold, white/gold - Custom colours and combinations are available on request.

E27 fixture (for use with LED bulbs only, max. 11W) - light bulb not included.  1.5m black fabric electrical cable and ceiling cap included.

Order Code: CA-LL – 0020

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