NEW YORK TIMES: "ETHICALLY SOURCED ARTISAN WARES."
"Peake, who has over 30 years of international development, works thoughfully to ensure that such partnerships are not only sustainable but ethically set up to allow for the craftspeople's long-term success.
There's much to browse on Obakki's site from a newly launched set of earthernware from Akiliba, in northern Uganda, where a group of artisans support their entire community with their pottery."
Design Milk: "Obakki is a purpose-driven lifestyle brand powered by its family of global artisans."
The culmination of founder Treana Peake's passions for travel and design, Obakki champions slow design and ethically crafting goods that honour the tradition, artistry, and technique of their artisan partners and their communities. FEATURING: Made of 100% Swiss borosilicate glass (one of the most resilient in the world), these modern tinted glasses are durably designed for daily use."
House & Home: "The Healthy Home - 40 Eco-Friendly products we love!"
"The transition from winter to spring is the perfect time to refresh your home. Light one of three Japanese incense scents by Obakki to make your home feel like a zen garden. The powerful earth notes of these scents will linger and evolve over time."
ELLE DECOR: "Her philanthropic approach inspires us to consume differently."
Designer, globetrotter and entrepreneur, Treana Peake is a woman of conviction and heart. Through her foundation and brand OBAKKI, she’s built a community of carefully chosen artisans, creators of unique and timeless objects, and her philanthropic approach inspires us to consume differently. For over three decades, she has been working with remote communities providing educational and medical aid, and building schools and workshops, to help vulnerable populations regain respect and dignity, enabling them to rebuild their lives.