Virtual African Marketplace

Shop our Virtual African Marketplace!

All week long, we will be highlighting African-owned /inspired businesses as well as providing a supportive space where these entrepreneurs may sell their goods to the students and faculty of WashU during these unprecedented times.

Wear Diop

Diop is a Nigerian-owned clothing company that specializes in diaspora-inspired streetwear. They’ve used their dazzling Ankara prints to make masks, bucket hats, baseball caps, bandanas, clothes, and more! For the special Africa Week discount, use the code “Africa Week” at checkout to get 20% off. This code is valid all week long in honor of this 1st- generation Nigerian doing amazing work!

Note: This discount is not applicable to masks, whose proceeds go to local COVID relief and charitable initiatives.

DIOP is about inclusion. We design aphaparel for anyone who believes fitting out is better than fitting in.

 

 

 

 

 

 

7 Sisters Coconut Soap

Come support 7 Sisters Coconut Soap, a St. Louis-based company that specializes in creamy, moisturizing soaps made of all-natural plant-based ingredients. They offer African Black soap, shea butter, shampoo bars, and more! The perfect gift for any occasion!

 

 

For the special Africa Week discount, use the code “WASHU10” at checkout to get 10% off. This code is valid all week long in honor of Africa Week, so go out and support this company helping people look and feel good!

 

 

 

 

 

SunPop Sook

Come support Sunpop Sook! This business, created by a fellow WashU student, is an arts market & collective that supports artists and entrepreneurs of immigrant and refugee background. The markets wide array of artists, artisans, and entrepreneurs offer custom digital prints, jewelry, paintings, stickers, home decor, makeup, & clothing!

 

 

For the special Africa Week discount, use the code “AFRICAWEEK” at checkout to get 25% off stickers and 3 free stickers with the purchase of any product. This code is valid all week long in honor of Africa Week, so go out and support your fellow students and local community through this platform that empowers minority creatives!

 

 

 

 

 

Patrice Inali Designs

Come support Inali Jewelry Designs, a St.Louis based company that specializes in one-of-a kind jewelry pieces made from repurposed/up-cycled material. They offer necklaces, earrings, bracelets, and custom pieces too. The perfect statement piece for any woman or man!

 

For the special Africa Week discount, use the code “OCT20” at checkout to get 20% off, and the code “SHIPSFREE” for free shipping on all orders over $60. This code is valid all week long in honor of Africa Week, so go out and support this environmentally conscious, family owned business helping creativity and commerce thrive locally! #JoinTheTribe

 

(Note: Contactless curbside delivery is also offered and this preference should be communicated during checkout.)