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.


The Roorkhee Chair & foot stool

The African Touch Roorkhee Chair

Whether you know it or not, you’ve probably seen a Roorkhee chair at some point in your life. Originally designed as a piece of Military field furtniture at the end of the 19th Century, the Roorkhee chair went on to influence many modern designers into the 20th Century, including Le Corbusier, Marcel Breuer, and Kaare … Continue reading The African Touch Roorkhee Chair