is a project intended to collaborate and support the craft of female artisans. The mundane everyday comb transforms into a playful and bold object, that aims to expand the application of the beadwork craft and preserve the cultural heritage that comes from the hands of these artisans.
Creator Hamzeh Alfarahneh explains, “We are inspired by the communities of women that act as custodians of sacred know-how and dedicate most of our resources to enabling those women to pursue their passions”.
7 x 16 cm | edition of 100
is part design project and part outreach program, that works in collaboration with NGOs and nonprofit organisations in South Africa to provide women artisans with sustainable income opportunities.