We combine locally-produced eri silk with other silk from Uganda and India and Ethiopian cotton to produce a range of products. All of our products are individually made by skilled hands- hand spinning on drop spindles and spinning wheels, hand woven on traditional looms and naturally dyed with flowers, trees, insects and plants.Use our Addis Ababa trip itinerary site to visit Sabahar on your trip to Addis Ababa, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
We export to more than 15 countries and sell in Ethiopia.
We create positive work opportunities within Ethiopia. Sabahar encourages high-quality traditional skills as a means to increase reliable income for households.
I would highly recommend a trip to Sabahar. The compound is green and luscious, and you feel like you have left the hustle and bustle of Addis. Everything in the store is great quality, handmade and a... more »
Ethiopia is well known for silk and fashion. This is a must stop over for everyone. You will experience spinning, weaving, dying, and the production of many high quality crafts. Authenticity is the ke... more »
Lovely textiles - primarily scarves, table linens, towels, and blankets in cotton or silk. The compound is a rare bit of green space within Addis, and the staff generously allows children to look at the silk worms and butterflies.
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