Our Story

Sapelle is a retail shop, selling the very best of Africa's contemporary fusion fashion - merging gorgeous textiles and decorative effects with modern Western styling - perfect for women around the world who appreciate what original everyday style is.

We are founded on ethical principles, and we're proud to say that our range of well-made original fashion and accessories in beautiful African tribal prints and other African-inspired influences, is sourced only from ethical designers, social enterprises and artisans who respect and value their employees and the environment.

Our unique range of products includes stylish women’s African tribal prints in dresses and separates and also beautiful, unique accessories. Whether you're building a new wardrobe or adding to your existing collection with accent pieces, our African fashion collection will complement your individual style.

For many of our African fashion products, the fabrics and materials are locally-sourced, recycled, environmentally sustainable or even organic. They are made by workers who are paid and treated fairly. 

** NEWS** Our online shop www.sapelle.com launched in June 2012, and we're thrilled to be launching our North American online store, www.sapelle-usa.com and our first London store at 'The Artworks', Central London's brand new creative and leisure complex, in September 2014.

At Sapelle, we're passionate about doing business the right way, which means giving you excellent service and high quality products, and being an ethically and socially responsible retailer
Daphne
Founder & CEO, Sapelle