while made fairly and with care for the environment.
The women and men that make our jersey collection work at Studio Nepal, which is a bright and safe atelier in Kathmandu, Nepal.
It was founded by the Dutch fair and eco brand Studio JUX.
These proud Nepali tailors get fair wages and are offered professional and personal empowerment training.
Our merino wool cardigans were hand-knitted by Solid Crafts.
This is a handicraft workplace in India where disadvantaged women are trained and employed in an honest way.
Solid Crafts invests her profit in social projects to support refugee and abused children.
The name ukkoni is derived from the Swahili word ukomo, which means unlimited. It refers to a child's unbounded thinking,
our use of sustainable materials and celebrates the love for Africa of ukkoni's founder, Lidewij Helmich.
ukkoni is grateful to have been featured in various beautiful magazines and blogs.