Welcome to Iziko Lo Lwazi
Iziko Lo Lwazi is a non profit organisation based in Hout Bay, Cape Town. We make fine stationery products from recycled paper and apply unique beaded design elements hand-crafted by local men and women.

To be a respected supplier of unique, handmade paper products and branded beading for the corporate, hospitality and promotional sectors in the Western Cape. 


To assist women and men to acquire new skills, gain confidence and become financially independent through self-employment or employment in the formal sector and thereby open the door to dignity, while building strong families for the future.

How Can You Help Us

You can recommend us to friends and colleagues, buy your cards at our shop, order our products online and bring us your used Rooibos tea bags!  We make great gifts for Christmas, teachers, conference delegates and international visitors. And, we just love a challenge!



By working with the Cape Craft and Design Institute and independent educational providers, Iziko Lo Lwazi offers an educational programme that promotes English Literacy, hands on entrepreneurial experience, personal enrichment courses and life skills, along with the knowledge required to be a successful Provider.



Iziko Lo Lwazi is BEE certified and committed to the economic empowerment of the local communities of Hout Bay. 
We aspire to empower women and men to learn new skills, gain confidence, believe in themselves and provide financial support to their families.

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