Haute Baso is an ethical lifestyle brand for the modern individual looking for thoughtful, simple, and functional designs. They offer an experiential shopping experience with blends of premium made-in Rwanda fashion, food and beverage, and arts. They believe that 'two heads are better than one' using fashion as a vehicle for positive change towards empowerment of women and youth who are integral to their value chain while contributing to the preservation of culture in Rwanda.
They draw inspiration from their vibrant culture to collaborate and merge traditional methods with new techniques to create pieces and experiences that are timeless. This philosophy exemplifies the modern African fashion industry outlook on combining sustainability, technology, modern design, and African craftsmanship to produce beautifully made, ready-to-wear fashion & accessories.
As a Made in Rwanda brand, they pride themselves in their collaborative approach that has led to collaborations with over 300 artisans in Rwanda to produce accessories and home decor pieces for various collections. Since Haute | Baso's inception in 2014, its collaborative design ethos has allowed the brand to foster strong relationships, innovate and create memorable pieces and moments.