LULEA (Luxury Leather Africa)
- Main Contact
- Edmond Chesneau
- Tel: (254) 0711408028
Designing and producing high quality leather accessories, made in Kenya.
Luxury Leather Africa (LULEA) in Thika, a town situated approximately 40km north of the Kenyan capital Nairobi was founded by internationally acclaimed premium leather and accessories designer, Edmond Chesneau.
LULEA is an enterprise for social impact specialising in training Kenyans to be masters in the creation of luxury leather goods of outstanding quality through constant and sustained training.
All LULEA products are designed and crafted on location in Thika and designed to appeal to the emerging fashion consumer who wishes to be associated with an affordable luxury brand that “does well and does good” and enables the customer to feel good about their product choice and be part of a good story.
LULEA describes it’s accessory collections as “beautifully crafted and having a timeless equestrian aesthetic appeal”, that use locally sourced leather and other raw materials including partnering with local communities to create brightly coloured hand-woven Kenyan wool and cotton fabrics creating a balance between luxury and design and using the best possible raw materials all sourced within Kenya.
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Ethical Focus & Policy
“Do well, do good and feel good about it”.’
LULEA implement this philosophy by investing in building capacity by creating a permanent asset for their trainees/workforce. Jobs with real potential to change lives, while building an economically and socially sustainable enterprise in all transparency for all stakeholders.
This philosophy symbolised by our elephant logo.
An animal which passes on wisdom and knowledge accumulated through its lifetime to empower the community with the necessary skills to survive and thrive.
Edmond Chesneau: [email protected]
30 – 350 euro
Products and services
Brand, co branding partners or as manufacturer/CMT
• High quality women’s, men’s and unisex accessories in leather and fabric.
Case by case.
Minimum order criteria
Maximum order criteria
Typical Product lead times
4 – 12 weeks
Closest shipping ports
DHL worldwide from Kenya or Ireland, worldwide.
Varies, but normally 3-4 days for small shipment.