Albo African Gift Shop is a retail store known for it’s extensive selection of vibrant fabrics and African artifacts. Since 2003, owner, Genet, has been the purveyor of lovely African garbs, jewelry, housewares, and artwork from all over Africa. If you are on the hunt for traditional African garments, head wraps, or beauty products like cocoa butter, look no further than Albo African Gift Shop.
Along with ready made garments for men and women, Albo African Gift Shop can make custom clothing. Peruse their selection of high quality fabrics. Fabrics come in a variety of patters and bright color schemes that are sure to get you noticed.
Stop by the shop any day between 11:00 am and 7:00 pm. It is located in the Upper Temescal neighborhood where there is a mix of metered and free residential street parking. Don’t drive? No problem! Take AC Transit line 6 to Alcatraz and Telegraph.
Business speaks English and Amharic.