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Gone Rural

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Handmade and lovely

Lovely little shop with a variety of hand crafted goods. And a very pleasant lady running the shop... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Lucyg444
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Durban, South Africa
Local women employment factory and outlet shop

Gone Rural project and shop at the Malandelas centre is an employment creating project where local... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Klaus G
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Pretoria, South Africa
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Some of the best basketry I've seen. Great community project supporting rural women. Well worth a visit

Thank Maureen C
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We have been buying grass woven products from Gone Rural for the last 5 years. They make great products, mainly baskets and place mats. In May we ordered (from a photograph they showed us) a large plain grass towel basket. Sadly when we arrived to...More

Thank PaddyBG007
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Very nice concept of combining traditional craft with modern design. Unfortunatelly, prices are just like in Europe (if not higher) without a space to negotiate. This is not a good business plan, because why buing it and taking it all way back, if one can...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Lovely little shop with a variety of hand crafted goods. And a very pleasant lady running the shop. Loved the chat with her and loved the goods on offer

Thank Lucyg444
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Gone Rural project and shop at the Malandelas centre is an employment creating project where local women cut and dye grass and weave it into all sorts of articles, eg mats, animals, baskets and also make other art work from soap stone and beads. The...More

Thank Klaus G
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