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Obakki gift guide:
ethical gifts too beautiful to pass up

Our Holiday Gift Guide makes it easy to choose sustainable, ethical presents that will feel just as good giving as they do getting.

This year more than ever, people are discovering the joy in giving gifts that give back. Obakki’s Gift Guide makes it easy for you to find the perfect holiday gifts for your nearest and dearest while also supporting global artisans and their traditions.

Our exclusive line of carefully curated products are ethical, sustainable and environmentally friendly. Plus, they honour the heritage and traditions of the artisans around the world who create them. These handmade gifts are thoughtful, stylish, and most beautiful of all, made with integrity—what more could you want in a Christmas gift?

Unique Hand Blown Glassware from Italy & Japan

Everyone in your life will love our collection of handblown Italian glassware. Our holiday gifts are designed to counteract today’s throwaway culture and stand the test of time.

Each piece of glassware is crafted from Borosilicate glass, known for its pure and resistant quality, shaped with traditional mouth blowing technique; the innovation of design comes from modern shapes inspired by aesthetics of rationalist and modernist architecture whilst respecting its functionality. The result gives each item a simple elegance. Every piece of glassware is unique and has been selected with the greatest care; made entirely by artisan hands in Italy by R+D.LAB.

Fog Grey Fog Grey Trulli Bottle | Short | Obakki
Fog Grey Fog Grey Trulli Bottle | Short | Obakki
 Fog Grey Trulli Bottle | Short | Obakki
 Fog Grey Trulli Bottle | Short | Obakki
 Fog Grey Trulli Bottle | Short | Obakki

Fog Grey Trulli Bottle | Short

$145.00
Mist Grey Glass Haze Plate | Mist Grey | Obakki
Mist Grey Glass Haze Plate | Mist Grey | Obakki
Mist Grey Glass Haze Plate | Mist Grey | Obakki
Mist Grey Glass Haze Plate | Mist Grey | Obakki
Mist Grey Glass Haze Plate | Mist Grey | Obakki
 Glass Haze Plate | Mist Grey | Obakki
 Glass Haze Plate | Mist Grey | Obakki
 Glass Haze Plate | Mist Grey | Obakki

Glass Haze Plate | Mist Grey

$260.00
 Sand Luisa Vino | Set of 2 | Obakki
 Sand Luisa Vino | Set of 2 | Obakki
 Sand Luisa Vino | Set of 2 | Obakki
 Sand Luisa Vino | Set of 2 | Obakki
 Sand Luisa Vino | Set of 2 | Obakki

Sand Luisa Vino | Set of 2

$125.00
Fog Grey Luisa 1L Smooth Carafe | Fog Grey | Obakki
Fog Grey Luisa 1L Smooth Carafe | Fog Grey | Obakki
 Luisa 1L Smooth Carafe | Fog Grey | Obakki

Luisa 1L Smooth Carafe | Fog Grey

$200.00

Upcycled Brass Jewelry from Kenya

Forged in the heart of Nairobi by our artisan partner, Sylvester, our debut collection of brass jewelry has been made from 100% upcycled brass—discarded taps, padlocks and old coins that would have otherwise ended up in the junkyard.

Sustainability is always our priority at Obakki, so we love the concept of taking something forgotten and turning it into something beautiful and new.

Mottled Reclaimed Horn Bangle (Set of 2) | Obakki
Mottled Reclaimed Horn Bangle (Set of 2) | Obakki
 Reclaimed Horn Bangle (Set of 2) | Obakki
 Reclaimed Horn Bangle (Set of 2) | Obakki
 Reclaimed Horn Bangle (Set of 2) | Obakki

Reclaimed Horn Bangle (Set of 2)

$35.00
18K Gold Plated Dangling Horn Earrings | Obakki
18K Gold Plated Dangling Horn Earrings | Obakki
Silver Plated Dangling Horn Earrings | Obakki
Brass Dangling Horn Earrings | Obakki
 Dangling Horn Earrings | Obakki
 Dangling Horn Earrings | Obakki

Dangling Horn Earrings

$105.00
18K Gold Plated Nail Cuff | Obakki
18K Gold Plated Nail Cuff | Obakki
Silver Plated Nail Cuff | Obakki
 Nail Cuff | Obakki
 Nail Cuff | Obakki

Nail Cuff

$125.00
18K Gold Plated Hanging Tusk Earrings | Obakki
18K Gold Plated Hanging Tusk Earrings | Obakki
Silver Plated Hanging Tusk Earrings | Obakki
 Hanging Tusk Earrings | Obakki
 Hanging Tusk Earrings | Obakki

Hanging Tusk Earrings

$80.00

Handmade Japanese Candles

Traditional Japanese candles are an excellent present for the person who has everything. These candles have been created by the same family using ancestral techniques since 1892 and each one carries a distinct aesthetic that will appeal to the most refined tastes.

Handmade by a family run business in Ishikawa, Japan, who have been creating traditional Japanese candles in the same way since 1892. These sumac candles are made from wax that is harvested from the fruit of the Japanese Haze tree, and their unique hollow wicks allow them to produce a bright, tall flame.

Sumac 4
Sumac 4
 4
 4
 4
 4
 4
 4
 4
 4
 4
 4

4" Totem Candles | Set of 5

$95.00
 4
 4
Sumac 4
 4
 4
 4
 4
 4
 4
 4

4" Sumac Candle Gift Set

$95.00
Sumac 3
Sumac 3
 3
 3
 3

3" Sumac Candle | Set of 6

$45.00
 3
 3
 3
 3
 3
 3
 3
 3
 3

3" Sumac Candle Gift Set

$110.00

Handwoven Wall Art From Mexico

Minimal and elegant, our handwoven wall pieces add a modern, global look to any room, making them the perfect gift for those interested in sustainable materials and artisan traditions.

Created using raw cotton and fiber from the sansevieria plant, these wall hangings are sure to impress with their textural, minimal flare. Handmade by weavers in Querétaro, Mexico, this collective of female artisans began with a mission to preserve knowledge about ancient textile techniques while caring for and respecting the environment.

Natural + Natural Sansevieria Wall Hanging | Obakki
Natural + Natural Sansevieria Wall Hanging | Obakki
 Sansevieria Wall Hanging | Obakki
 Sansevieria Wall Hanging | Obakki
Natural + Natural Sansevieria Wall Hanging | Obakki
Natural + Gold/Black Sansevieria Wall Hanging | Obakki
Natural + Black Sansevieria Wall Hanging | Obakki

Sansevieria Wall Hanging

$695.00
 Mini Rainbow Sculpture | Obakki
 Mini Rainbow Sculpture | Obakki
Natural Mini Rainbow Sculpture | Obakki
Natural + Black Mini Rainbow Sculpture | Obakki
Natural + Burgundy Mini Rainbow Sculpture | Obakki
 Mini Rainbow Sculpture | Obakki
 Mini Rainbow Sculpture | Obakki
 Mini Rainbow Sculpture | Obakki

Mini Rainbow Sculpture

$495.00
 Tassel Wall Hanging | Obakki
 Tassel Wall Hanging | Obakki
Natural Tassel Wall Hanging | Obakki
Natural/Black/Green Tassel Wall Hanging | Obakki
 Tassel Wall Hanging | Obakki

Tassel Wall Hanging

$275.00
 Zacaton Wall Hanging | Obakki
 Zacaton Wall Hanging | Obakki
 Zacaton Wall Hanging | Obakki
Natural + Black Zacaton Wall Hanging | Obakki
Natural + Natural Zacaton Wall Hanging | Obakki
Natural + Black Zacaton Wall Hanging | Obakki
Black/Gold Zacaton Wall Hanging | Obakki

Zacaton Wall Hanging

$695.00

Exotic Redwood Bowls & Flatware From Mali

If you’re looking to impress with the perfect holiday gift, our African Redwood bowls and flatware from Mali will exceed expectations. Every piece is carved and finished entirely by hand, making each one a unique and functional work of art.

In northern Mali, Amadou has been refining his craft since he was eight years old. Using techniques passed down through generations, from father to son, Amadou has mastered the art of hand carving traditional wooden bowls. No complex machines. No fancy gadgets. No unnecessary complications. Just generations of knowledge and reverence for the wood itself passing through his hands. Taking up to four days to complete, these bowls represent everything we love about slow design.

Redwood Hand Carved 12
Redwood Hand Carved 12
 Hand Carved 12
 Hand Carved 12
 Hand Carved 12

Hand Carved 12" Redwood Bowl

$345.00
 Hand Carved 10
 Hand Carved 10
 Hand Carved 10
 Hand Carved 10
 Hand Carved 10
 Hand Carved 10

Hand Carved 10" Redwood Bowl

$225.00
Blackwood Hand Carved 7
Blackwood Hand Carved 7
 Hand Carved 7
 Hand Carved 7
 Hand Carved 7
 Hand Carved 7

Hand Carved 7" Seasoning Spoon

$75.00
 Hand Carved 6
 Hand Carved 6
Blackwood Hand Carved 6
 Hand Carved 6
 Hand Carved 6
 Hand Carved 6

Hand Carved 6" Seasoning Spoon

$65.00

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