Shopping in Eastern Uganda

  • Shopping in Jinja

    Kilombera Workshop

    Many of the colourful cotton textiles (place mats, table runners, bedspreads) for sale around Jinja are made on hand-operated looms at this Nile-side workshop. Visitors are welcome to stop by and watch the process. The showroom has gorgeous items for sale. It’s signposted 200m off the road, halfway between Jinja and Bujagali.

  • Shopping in Jinja

    A Bernadette

    Young NYC fashionistas have partnered with local women to create well-made recycled bags and accessories in fun, bold designs. Items are fair-trade certified and available for online purchase. The shop is in Source of the Smile Guesthouse.

  • Shopping in Sipi Falls

    Sipi Women's Craft Shop

    These quality crafts, clothes and accessories are made by local women. They also sell Sipi coffee and honey. Proceeds from sales go to the community. It's on the outskirts of town as you approach from Mbale.