Adèle Dejak is a African-inspired jewellery brand based in Nairobi, Kenya. They create handmade fashion accessories for the modern, sophisticated and multidimensional woman using recycled and sustainable material sourced locally. Inspired by African shapes, textures and traditional techniques, the cutting-edge pieces sit perfectly between artefact and high fashion statement designs. The brand recently gain notoriety after being worn by Beyoncé. The singer hand selected the African-based jewellery brand to be featured on her website as part of her campaign to support black-owned businesses.
Beyond design, the brand’s founder Adèle aims to show through her unique creations that beautiful things can be made in Africa. In her own words, she states: “Africa is not just about disease and famine.”