Welcome to The African Touch

Handcrafted hardwood furniture for the Home and Office

The Victoria Falls Furniture Range

The Victoria Falls Collection is our premium range of high-end furniture for the home and office. It represents a small sampling of Richard’s most successful designs. If you require a bespoke or custom designed piece of furniture do not hesitate to contact us.

African Camps Hardwood Furniture

Inspired by colonial furniture of the 19th & 20th centuries, our African Camps Furniture range offers an extensive repertoire of custom designed pieces for safari camps, lodges & hotels across the continent, as well as private individuals who love the comfort and style of African Camps Furniture.

About Us

At The African Touch we design and build home and office furniture from the finest hardwood in the world, Zambezi Teak. Grown in the deep and ancient sands of the Kalahari veldt under savagely harsh conditions Zambezi Teak is a timber with a fine, close grain and deep, rich natural colour and the perfect material for our handcrafted furniture.

We offer excellent prices direct from the factory, with each piece crated very securely for delivery.


3. Applying lacquer

Why do we finish wood with a protective coat?

Out in nature, our trees need water to grow and form, and they support the surrounding eco-system of insects and fungi. But once transformed into a beautiful piece for the home, water and bugs soon becomes woods’ greatest enemies. At African Touch, we use the most effective ways to ensure your dream piece can last … Continue reading Why do we finish wood with a protective coat?