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2020 African Interior Design Products

African Furniture

African Beaded Arm Chairs – Yoruba People Nigeria

In this post we will be showcasing some African interior design products for 2020 – by Phases Africa Furniture & Decor PTY (ltd).  Global leaders in the import and export of Africa’s home decor, furniture, lighting, handmade rugs, African art as well as, Kids room decor, rugs, lighting, seating and stuffed handmade toys.

Above and below a couple of samples of hand-beaded African arm chairs, by the Yoruba people from Nigeria, in West Africa.  These beaded chairs were originally made for either a Yoruba King or Queen or their direct descendants.

Constructing one of these beaded chairs can take anywhere from ten to fourteen weeks, and they come in different styles, patterns and colours they can also be custom made within reason.   Please contact us by using our contact form on our website for more information.

African Beaded Chairs

African Beaded Chairs From Nigeria, Yoruba People

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Indoor out door Lounger made from Plantation wood. The seating is Polyester Rope and hand-woven it is called “Riempies” in Afrikaans.

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Indoor & Outdoor “Riempie” Lounger blue Polyester rope with hand woven seat.

Below are a few samples of our South African Furniture Collection.  Genuine Ostrich skin furniture line available in several styles and colours.  Information on custom colours are also available.  Please contact us  

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Ostrich Skin Sofa

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Ostrich Skin wing-back chairs – available in a large variety of ostrich skin colours

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Yellow Jarrah – dining or kitchen table with matching seating. Also a Ostrich skin pouf that can either be used in the open plan living room or moved to serve as a seat at the head of the table.

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Yellow Jarrah Wood Dining Table & Benches. Ostrich Egg Light & African Cabinet. Kudu Horn table with inlaid cow-bone shavings.

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Indoor or outdoor dining table

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Sustainably sourced natural edge dining table

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Tree root dining tables (without the glass top)

Oakwood & Leather Chair

Oak-wood & leather dining or occasional chair

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African Furniture – Solid Oak-wood scorched bench

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African Wall Decor│Wooden Plank Masks

African wooden plank masks as wall decor, is an ideal decorating idea, in either a contemporary, traditional home or office space. Furthermore, African masks are also the single most influential piece of African Art as well as, the most recognized as such, all over the world.  The masks we are featuring today are all hand carved from wood by Africa’s indigenous people. Also the mask invariably goes hand-in-hand with the apropos attire that are worn in these Celebrations.  As a result these African tribal masks are either celebratory in nature: giving thanks for the great harvest.  Spiritual: by initiating transformation or calling on the spirit for guidance or to thank them. And last but not least,  religious in nature.

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The wooden masks featured on this post cover page are from – Kenya’s Giryama people that hand carve these flat wooden post, to serve as tombstones called Kikangu.  Furthermore, the grave markers have several functions; representing the Giryama’s way of life as well as, the ancestor’s spirits are honored by erecting these post.  As a result, these markers also serves as conduit between the ancestral realm and the land of the living.

The abstract and geometric forms and carved patterns of Kikangu serve as a roadmap representation of the spirit. The gravestone marker is also a tribute and blueprint of the deceased time on earth.

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Kenya’s Giryama People, Hand Carve Plank Masks

African Decor & Furniture

African Plank Masks Mounted On Metal Stands – Also perfect as wall art

African Art

African Bedu Mask courtesy of: Smithsonian Museum

butterfly bobo mask 43x12wx7deep inches

Butterfly Bobo Mask – Size: 43x12wx7deep inches

Africa Home Decor

African Art│Wood Mask │Wall Decor –Phases Africa Furniture & Decor

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African Art│Wall Decor│African Mask – Phases Africa Furniture & Decor

African Bedu Mask │ Wall Decor

African Bedu Mask │ Wall Decor –Phases Africa Furniture & Decor

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African Masks│African Wall Art│African Decor – Phases Africa Furniture & Decor  

African Art Wall Decor

African Art │Wall Decor │African Masks

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African Furniture Design & Home Decor

A passion for the design masterpieces being turned out by the new wave of home furnishing designers in South Africa – and an appreciation for the transitional arts and crafts of African culture – led to the opening of Phases Africa Furniture and Decor PTY (Ltd.) an online store that ships Internationally.  The Phases Africa collection is an exciting mix of the “old” – Africa’s rich tribal and European colonial heritage – combined with the “new” – sophisticated custom-made furniture and home furnishings from some of South Africa’s leading contemporary designers.  To view our cover image as well as, our below lounger colour options click here

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Plantation wood Deck Chair (lounger) with traditional South African Riempie style handwoven seating.

African Furniture

wood and leather upholstered chair side view

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Lighting Fixtures – Wabi-Sabi- Stainless Steel – Clay Beaded Chandeliers

African Furniture Solid Oakwood Scorched Bench

African Furniture Solid Oakwood Scorched Bench

Seating│Contemporary Wooden Chairs

Seating│Contemporary Wooden Chairs

Sourcing the goods for Phases Africa collection is an ongoing guest for that “special piece” of unusual beauty, fine workmanship and materials of the highest quality.  The result is Phases Africa – a collection that combines a sophisticated contemporary design aesthetic with the organic and timeless beauty of Africa’s tribal and colonial legacy.

Bamileke side tables

Bamileke side tables in raw state before sanding and polished, stained or painted

african furniture side tables

African Furniture, side tables, wood-turnings

african style lgithing

African style lighting fixture, cow-horn chandelier

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African furniture and lighting Porcupine Pendant Light Fixture

Contemporary African Furniture, Wood Turnings

Contemporary African Furniture, Wood Turnings

African Hand-carved Door

African Hand-carved Door

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African Ashanti Stools

African Furniture│tree root table base

organic tree root coffee table (without the glass top)

African Decor, Nupe Stools

African Nupe Stools

glass chandelier

Glass Chandelier

Wabi Sabi, Made In Africa

African Senufo Bed

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Oak wood & leather dining room chair

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Ostrich skin wing-back chairs

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Yellow Jarrah Dining Table

Indoor and Outdoor Wood Lounger

Indoor & Outdoor Wood Lounger

african decor old african grain pots

African decor old African grain pots

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African decor old African grain pots painted and turned upside down are ideal side tables.

cowhide mid modern century chair

Mid Modern Century Chair

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