Welcome to Maridadi Zawadi

Exclusive African Souvenirs & Gift Shop

Maridadi is the Swahili word for Stylish. Something fine-looking. Something Beautiful. Zawadi, on the other hand is the Swahili word for gifs. Enter Maridadi Zawadi, located in Karen, Nairobi, and you’ll see for yourself why this name is well deserved. It specializes in design-led products across the home, lifestyle, handmade and gif spectrum.

Strategically located in serene locations for a delightful shopping experience, it aims to inspire the gifting spirit- a day spent picking up special, unique pieces for loved ones in person.

Maridadi Zawadi is dedicated to unique design, great quality and the highest level of service. e Gift Shop features an innovative mix of handcrafted items by local, regional and international artists. It maintains a popular selection of unique house wares, jewelry, accessories, greeting cards, innovative toys, ceramics, original art, antiques, wooden sculptures, batiks & paintings, African fabrics, ladies and men boutique, Kenyan tea and coee, leather products, ip-ops, natural homemade cosmetics, spices and several out- of- the box gift items.

If you’re looking for Africa Crafts detailed and designed with the utmost perfection, this is the place to be.


Home, Lifestyle and Handmade

All these under one roof and organized into a floor plan that guarantees you don’t miss a single opportunity to find the perfect gift.

Discover Authentic Designs And Trends

Many of us have become concerned with the idea of authenticity in our modern culture. At Maridadi Zawadi, no longer is it enough for a piece to employ special craftsmanship or an artistic touch, it must be authentic. The team employs a lot of eort and attention to detail to ensure every piece is authentic.

Your Search For African Quality Ends Here

New design-driven products across diverse product ategories – tens of artists featured and countless striking products to discover, you’ll definitely find that special piece you’re looking for.

100% Customer Satisfaction Policy

Maridadi Zawadi strives towards excellent customer service and believes in 100% customer satisfaction. It’s an environment where utmost professionalism is encouraged along with a positive attitude.

It’s in Karen

Karen is the epicenter of quality trends, fashion, food, and fun. Neighboring Maridadi Zawadi is Girae Centre, The Elephant Orphanage, Kazuri, Karen Blixen Museum, and the best shopping malls in Kenya like the Hub, Galleria and Waterfront. Besides, you can have your lunch and some drinks at the legendary Marula Mercantile restaurant then resume shopping.