Self-Contained

$12 each or 3pack for $30 

Re-Usable Shopping Bag


Messenger Bag

 $40

Furunzi​

You just can't get more adorbs than these totes! Perfect bags for all the things that MUST be taken everywhere. Bright prints, seasonal fabrics, and sweet bows make these totes fun to carry. These have been handcrafted by the lovely ladies at Hope Center Designs in Malindi Kenya

These bags are perfection! They fit in your purse or your center console. You will begin to use them every day because they are SO handy!


For every 50 of these bags sold 2 women's full-time salary is paid for a month at Hope Center Designs, where these bags are made. Help us continue to provide the wonderful ladies of Hope Center Designs employment with dignity.

​You can wash this bag if you were to get it dirty. Sturdy & durable and can withstand the elements life throws at it. 

​Comes in​ traditional East African Kanga, Kishutu and Kitenge. 

$Zawadi's Bag

$15

Zomolo

Mingani​​

​Best Seller!

 This adjustable single strap bag has the standard interior 2 deep pockets and side zipper pocket and also has 2 outside pockets perfect for your phone or wallet.  This bag is a perfect size for your tablet or small laptop!  It has a leather closure with a hand beaded button and comes in a variety of colorful East African fabrics or animal print.

Measures approximately 7 1/2" by 8"

More styles to come!

Check back often to see what's new. 

Due to the handmade nature and availability of materials in Kenya each bag may not look identical to the picture.  Our artisans goal is quality, handcrafted materials.  As an international organization working through cross-cultural barriers comes with the territory and we appreciate your understanding in this matter.  Please let us know how we can help you get the bag that you want or answer questions you might have.  

7 Pocket Shoulder Bag

$45

The pocket lovers dream bag

This bag has seven pockets, yes SEVEN pockets! Three on the outside (one with a magnetic closure), a large divider pocket inside, an additional zipper pocket inside,  and two deep pockets to round out the amazingly large interior.

​You can wash this bag if you were to get it dirty. Sturdy & durable and can withstand the elements life throws at it. 

​Comes in​ traditional East African Kishutu or animal print fabrics. 

Pleated Shoulder Bag $28

Another popular bag and a bit smaller than the Mingani bag, This beautifully crafted bag  has 2 deep interior pockets, a zipper pocket, and a simple flap closure with a hand beaded button. in a variety of animal print fabrics.

Each Hope Center Design handbag is named for the village where an artisan grew up.  


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