Supports and promotes artisans, seamstresses and makers in Ghana and the UK. We support training and skill development to create handmade individually cut apparel, accessories and soft home furniture. HofS aims are to promote creative and global talent whilst contributing towards economic regeneration.
About the Founder
Welcome to House of Sankofa Collections (HofS Collections). I am Talibah the founder, passionate about social entrepreneurship, textiles & design and the people weaved within its tradition. My expertise is in community development & management with over 25 years of experience and for which I hold a Social sciences BSc (Hons). I am a fellow at The School for Social Entrepreneurs (SSE) in London where I graduated in March 2019. I have travelled to West & North Africa numerous times, inspired by the abundance of local creative talent. I have been blessed to have met, sourced and worked with many talented creatives, to provide a platform to showcase potential. My hope is that you will enjoy knowing about who made the vibrant products being shown and how you can positively create an impact through your support, thank you!
Discover the processes...
See the methods used to create unusual patterns using batik and tye & dye. All work created onsite in Ghana in partnership with Dora & her family of textile creators.