Rafiki (Ra-fee-key), our popular beaded sandal means "friend" in Swahili. This style will become just that as it offers two straps for added comfort and support. These handcrafted beaded leather sandals are ethically made in Kenya.
Available in Black/White and Red/White
It is okay if they feel snug at first, as the leather will soften and stretch within the first few weeks. These gorgeous sandals have traveled a long way and get more comfortable as you wear them.
Leather Upper & Rubber Sole (.25 inches)
These handcrafted beaded leather sandals are ethically made by 36 women and 6 men in coastal Kenya. Our artisans are paid 50% above industry standard and we send our artisans' children to quality private schools in the area.
About the Partner & Their Impact:
Our Impact Partner, RoHo, in Swahili means spirit and kindness and that inspires everything we do. We are committed to producing exceptional, ethically made goods; to honoring the craftsmanship and quality of life of our artisans; and to creating the kind of pieces that our customers love to own and are proud to wear. From hand-beaded sandals to our signature cowhide bags and custom home goods, we offer beautiful, high-quality pieces that empower people through dignified work.
Empowerment Through Employment + Traditional Techniques + Latinx and Women Owned
Packaging Details: 100% Curbside Recycle and 100% Commercially Compostable