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Located in Eastern Market of Downtown Detroit
Tues-Fri 11a-5p | Sat 10a-4p
The Warm Art of Africa
Kapula Hand-Painted Candles & Ceramics
A manufacturer of vibrant handmade candles and ceramics, built on family values and focused on creating sustainable employment.
Kapula's unique candles and ceramics are all handmade in Bredasdorp, a small town situated in the heart of South Africa's beautiful Overberg region.
Their raw materials are all meticulously sourced to ensure that every Kapula product is of the utmost quality. Each and every product is crafted by hand from beginning to end.
If you are looking for a gem of a gift shop look no further than Thumbprint in Eastern Market. Wonderful Fair Trade items that support women in Africa. Beautfiul candles, pottery, textiles. Make a trip and support local merchants and see what they have to offer!
This is a great store if you are looking for a unique handmade gift. There is a wonderful selection from various countries. I love that they are acquired via Fair Trade. So much fun to shop here - I find nice gifts for myself too! It is in the Eastern Market area amongst many other unique and fun stores!
What a wonderful time I had at my recent visit to the amazing Thumbprint in Eastern Market. I found so many beautiful, handcrafted candles and unique gifts. I can't wait to bring my friends. I know they will love coming here as much as I did! I also feel really good that through my purchases, I'm supporting Fair Trade and helping improve the livelihoods of others.
Thumbprint is my favorite shop in Eastern Market. It is the perfect place to find unique, beautiful gifts for family and friends. The owner and staff are not only fun and friendly but they also are very generous with their time and knowledge regarding the history of each of the products they have displayed. Great shopping experience! Would highly recommend.
The cutest gift shop! Great selection. I love shopping for gifts here knowing that I am supporting women all over the world!
Thumbprint, located in the heart of Detroit’s Eastern Market is a destination in itself. Each hand-crafted item is not only beautiful but is made by men and women from around the world who have been paid a fair wage. Each artist has a story to tell and I love hearing about them from the knowledgeable shop owners. I love this shop!