THE SUNDAY TELEGRAPH
Christmas Inspiration - Give Twice
'Blantyre Storage Jars - Give a gift that gives back this year with products whose profits go to charity and support the work and research they do'.
THE WOODEN HILL
Sustainable Christmas Gift Guide - Featuring Blantyre Jars
'I’ve put together a Christmas Gift Guide that includes some incredible indie brands that you may not heard of' .
6 Brilliant Black-Owned / BAME Homeware Brands You Need To Know About
'If you’re looking for ethical gifts, it’s right this way. Each item — from colourful tea towels to horn tumblers — is hand-crafted in East Africa and tells a unique story.'
Style File: Cultural Fusion - Featuring QÄSA QÄSA's Ikiba Wall Basket
'Take inspiration from faraway cultures with warm colours, elaborate patterns and tactile materials'
HOMES & GARDEN
Me & My Kitchen: Chef Melissa Hemsley Shows Us Her Favourite Room
'I can't stop buying Vitsoe shelves. They're covered in beautiful jars from QÄSA QÄSA, made by artisans in Malawi, a lot of Kilner jars and piles of mismatched crockery.'
From Corporate to Creative: Making a Major Career Change
'Naeema and Aniqah set-up QÄSA QÄSA, a contemporary homewares brand sourced from East Africa, after leaving behind jobs as an IT Governance Analyst and Company Administrator at a London art gallery.'
THE TROVE UK
Female Founded Homeware Edit
'Shop female-founded independent brands, plus hear from the women behind the business. Taking inspiration from their heritage, Naeema & Aniqah...'
COUNTRY LIFE MAGAZINE
The Utterly Inessential Shopping List
'Lovingly made out of hand-dyed sweetgrass & sisal in Rwanda by Indego Africa, this basket is perfect for neatly storing all those little things which clutter up a workspace…including packets of tissues and strepsils.'
CURIOUSLY CONSCIOUS BLOG
12 Zero Waste Bathroom Swaps
'I like to store all my pads on the countertop in a beautiful Recycled Glass Storage Jar, by QÄSA QÄSA. The jar is made from the bottom of a wine bottle, and topped off with a heavy wooden stopper, all made by artisans in Malawi.'
BARRONS - PENTA MAGAZINE
Good Company: QÄSA QÄSA’s Stylish Homewares From East African Artisans
'What makes QÄSA QÄSA truly unique is that items come with story cards, so customers know exactly how their new pieces were made, including the materials, process, skills involved, and who made them. They believed there was a market for handcrafted items with a contemporary African style, and they wanted to tell the stories of the makers so customers could appreciate the hard work and artistry in each piece.'
RUTH MACGILP BLOG
The Ultimate Ethical Christmas Gift Guide
'Here are some of my favourite ethical brands and products that will make great Christmas gifts for the stylish and sustainable loved ones in your life. QÄSA QÄSA is a sustainable brand offering ethically made gifts and homewares from East Africa, with a beautifully curated collection.'
THE LONDON MOTHER
12 Ethical homeware brands you should be shopping with
'The homewares are original and will stand the test of time. each purchase includes a card that reveals the story behind the product. That's a lot more interesting than most shopping experiences! Follow their beautiful Instagram @qasa_qasa '