Outdoor,photography,coffee, nature, food and culture lover; seeker of life's simple pleasures.
Published August 7th 2016
More than a store, Kutumba is a meeting point for everyone
This global treasures store in Largs Bay gets its name from the Nepali word used to describe the unique bond amongst community members. If you are looking for a one of a kind gift, a lovely piece of decor for your home or even handmade kids toys,Kutumba global treasures offers a colourful range of handcrafted items made by small artisan cooperative from around the globe, including Guatemala, Nepal, Mongolia, Timor Leste, Swaziland, Cambodia,Uganda and Colombia.
Once you step inside, you will find it very difficult to leave. This treasure chest is full of imaginative pieces of home decor, natural fiber clothing, cute felt toys, unique jewellery, gorgeous basketry and even items made from recycled materials. Objects have been carefully chosen to suit all sorts of tastes and budgets.
This shop is much more than your average gift and homeware store. Everything here is carefully hand-crafted. When you purchase something, it is not just an item but a community's skills, knowledge, effort and the endless stories behind that object.
In order to honour its name,Kutumba hosts a number of classes and creative workshops to connect the community and bond people. Sessions are run in the store's warm atmosphere.You may be interested in basket weaving, Nepali cooking classes, wholefood vego workshop, beginners crochet, smoothies and blissful breakfast classes or even bring little ones to the Around the World cooking workshop! Click here to purchase tickets and to view workshop timetables.
Kutumba also serves lovely Nepali coffee, raw treats and organic tea to be enjoyed at the tables whilst seeing the world go by or in a cosy corner sofa, where you can borrow the shop's guitar and slow down the pace with some tunes. Enjoy the earthy atmosphere and kinship of this global space in little old Adelaide.
thanks so much Eliza! Such kind words! I am so grateful that you took the time to promote my business and that you had a great experience here. Truly chuffed! I can't stop smiling! Joh ~owner of Kutumba