Nguni Jewellery

Our wide range of jewellery connects the wearer with the timeless nature of the elements and the warm quality of human endeavour and touch.

Nguni Beads

Hand-rolled beads made from naturally sourced terracotta clay or white earthenware, finished with open smoke firing, raku-glazing or various dye techniques.

Nguni Decor

Earthy, handmade selected decor items. Smoke fired or raku-glazed. Decorative bird hangings, tealight candle holders, keyrings, extra large bead ropes and pots.

About Nguni Collection

Nguni Collection is a home-based industry committed to using natural materials and employing local rural woman. We believe in the huge potential craft has to uplift the lives of South Africans giving them a sense of pride and purpose. We incorporate the crafts of beading, pottery, dye techniques and crochet using locally sourced clay, wood, shells, seeds and cotton threads and chords.

Our designs are inspired by the shades and textures of nature and influenced by the boldness and colour of African traditional crafts. We produce a wide range of jewellery to suit all ages and occasions, a range of hand-crafted and coloured clay beads and an innovative range of home decor.

We are a wholesale business. Minimum order R500. Please see our list of stockists for single purchases.

Browse through our beautiful collections

Clay & Silver Bead
Plain Clay Bead
Clay Mixed Bead
Clay Crochet

Jewellery Beads

Decor Beads

Nguni Decor