essay GIFTS is a Proudly South African corporate gifting company with a unique business model that brings you a collection of handcrafted gifts to consider, each with its own story of empowerment. Buy from our range and you directly better the lives of our artists, most of whom have no other income. We draw from the best of South African creativity and skills for our range of products to best represent your brand.

Featured Products

  • Pewter Trophy: Thinker
  • Ceramic: Biltong Tray - Skull Design
  • Driftwood - Africa
  • Leather Purse
  • Wine & Snack Carry Bag
  • Customized Shopper - 600D
  • Hand Painted Sushi Plate - Bird Design
  • 6piece Tribal Figurine Set (Packaged)
  • Pewter & Resin: Tie/Lapel Pin
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When Karun lost his job in 1994, he refused to feel sorry for himself. Instead, he started up with three staff members in a factory that measure 30m2. Since then this jewel of South Africa has grown immensely - the company now provides work for 94 people and runs from a 3000m2 factory! Karun credits his success to hard work, great customer service and products of th ...