UBUNTU & THE SPRINGBOK HORN

The springbok horn is an African talismanic charm which is believed across Africa to bring good luck to those who wear it. Okapi’s expert artisan’s craft each individual horn making each signature piece completely unique

Okapi is strongly guided by the African philosophy of Ubuntu ‘I am because we are’. This means that we strive to incorporate social upliftment into our production practices. The majority of Okapi’s materials including the springbok horn are sourced as bi-product of established farming practices. By incorporating the springbok horns into the products, Okapi is taking what would be waste in order to create sustainable jobs on the African continent

WATCH THE MAKING OF A SPRINGBOK HORN HERE.

MAKING OF A SPRINGBOK HORN

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