Silver, Grey, White and Black Beads adorn this classic belt. 1 1/2" wide.
The collection of Maasai beaded belts offered at The Kenyan Collection are all handmade by Maasai women who do it for a living to support themselves and their families. They are colorful, vibrant and unique. You are sure to find a pair that will speak to your style.
Exquisite Collection of Maasai beaded belts
Our Maasai beaded belts are crafted with locally sources leather and colorful glass beads characteristic of the Maasai Tribe. All Maasai beaded belts offered by The Kenyan Collection are handmade utilizing traditional patterns and colors that you would find on Maasai beaded jewelry worn by Maasai people themselves.
What makes Massai Belts Unique
The Maasai are one of the most popular tribes in the world. They are found in southern Kenya and Northern parts of Tanzania along the Great Rift Valley and belong to the Nilotic group of African Tribes.
The Maasai are easily distinguishable from other tribes because of their persistence in maintaining their traditions despite efforts by the Kenya/Tanzania governments and western influences to abandon them. They dress in traditional shukas (robes) and are adorned with beautiful intricate jewelry that is colorful and unique to the Maasai. Handmade Maasai beaded belts are increasingly becoming a fashion trend with its influences all over magazines and fashion shows. To the casual observer, the elaborate Maasai belt might seem like just colorful beadwork but to them, every color has a meaning and every piece has a special significance to the wearer.
A one-stop shop for Ethically Sourced Maasai Belts
The Kenyan Collection is your one-stop destination to shop for Maasai Belts online at reasonable prices with a guarantee that what you get it authentic and every purchase directly benefits the creator.
- Crafted by Maasai Women
- Available in exotic colors
- Vibrant designs and pattern
- Glass beads
- Ethically sourced to benefit the artist