Happy holidays from our team to yours!

The holiday season affords us a chance to step back from the demands of our day-to-day routine, to cherish the memories made over the past year and to create new ones alongside those closest to us. We’re thrilled to have grown the House of Talents community of retailers, business partners and – most importantly –

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A Time To Give Thanks

Our health, our families, our artisans and our customer community: These are among the things for which we’re most thankful this Thanksgiving here at House of Talents. Your support and advocacy for our mission is appreciated beyond words and continues to drive us to touch the lives of more customers and artisans than we had

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House of Talents featured in Momentum Autumn 2013

We are thrilled to have our Asungtaba bike basket featured in the Autumn 2013 Gear Guide 2013 of Momentum Magazine! We especially love the story of Savona, who named her bike after the name of the artisan who hand-wove her  Asungtaba bike basket. We love that art can connect cultures! Photo Credit  by Dmitry Gudkov (momentum)      

Fall Harvest Festival at Chateau St. Croix Winery

Please visit House of Talents this weekend at the Fall Harvest Festival at the Chateau St. Croix Winery & Vineyard. Stop by our booth at the art fair to view our selection of unique, handmade artisan products from Africa. In addition to the art fair, guests can enjoy wine tastings, winery tours, and live music.

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A charming “thank you” from a canine friend

We received a delightful thank you note sent by the owner of one of our four-legged fans and we could not help but share it!  While our customer, Bev loves her new basket, she was excited to discover that her dog, Bella, has become partial to the basket as well. Just look at Bella, she’s right at

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International pop-in at Le Vélo pop-up show!

We are visiting Le Vélo at the Fol Epi Bakery pop-up show August 25th.  Yes, House of Talents is going to Canada!  If you happen to be in the area, visit us at the show, located at 398 Harbour Rd  Victoria, BC V9A 0B7, Canada.  We are excited to be traveling, but are sorry to say that

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House of Talents featured in House Beautiful July 2013

  We are thrilled to have our Asungtaba bike basket featured in the July/August 2013 USA edition of House Beautiful!    

Country Living Magazine Article

House of Talents is proud and excited to have our Asungtaba Bike Basket featured in the June 2013 issue of Country Living Magazine. The magazine showcased our bike basket amongst a variety of fashionable and functional accessories for bike commuters in the article “What’s Hot: Cute Bike Accessories”. The Asungtaba Bike Basket may be purchased at

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Oh, Lovely!

  It is April 19th and Spring?… here is my backyard

Stuck with an Apple and … ummm Google

Have you ever had to do one of those group team building exercises where you are hypothetically stranded on an island and you are being asked what you will take with you? Well, we have done it for real!  There were 5 of us, 3 Americans and 2 Ghanaians, stranded on somewhat of an island

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