We are a unique designers collective supporting local art in Maldives.More
Hand-printed t-shirts on high quality cotton in our local printing facility. Local Maldivian graphic designers create the t-shirts artwork. Customize the t-shirts to your resort.More
100% natural cotton cushion covers, made with patterns and fabric designs created by local artisans.More
Hand-made by local artisans, using both traditional and modern processes to produce unique, decorative items.More
100% natural cotton toys, made with patterns and fabric designs created by local artisans.More
Fish leather is produced from Yellow Fin Tuna skin, obtained as a waste product from the fishing industry. Skins are naturally bark-tanned and softened before being cut or stitched into unique items.More
I bought a handful of products from Maldives Originals for my family and friends. It’s great to know that the money I spent will go straight back into the community unlike so many tourist souvenir shops.
‘It's with pleasure that I still carry my bag, it reminds me of fabulous memories from volunteering. I bought my family jewellery and wood paintings, they much appreciated these gifts and they don't separate from their bracelets. This is a very well done
In 2015 Maldives Originals was given an excellent opportunity for local people to be taught how to design and sew produc
Maldives Originals was given a chance to teach local people how to utilize fish skin to produce beautiful products that
Maldives Originals is a unique, not-for-profit, art collective supporting local design, art and culture across the Maldives. Read more...