Welcome to Indaba Trading: 

Indaba is an African word that means "a gathering of people." We invite you to gather around our website and browse through our fresh collections.  

As a leading wholesaler of distinctive home decor products defined by natural and organic styles, patterns and colours, and a commitment to balanced design, Indaba Trading has been transforming households since 1991.  

Based in the tranquility of Vancouver Island, our enduring passion at Indaba is developing designs and ideas; gathering select handcrafted pieces for the home from around the world. Our fascination with things of beauty is reflected in our ever-evolving collections of home furnishings. We strive to be innovative and refreshing, and are constantly working on new ideas to inspire and delight.  

Our catalogues are brimming with classy, sophisticated and elegant home decor products inspired by traditional and rustic designs from all over. We bring you a wide range of lifestyle and design pieces that cohesively embody our signature tone of casual elegance, clean lines, rich shades and warm textures.  

Browse our online catalogue and ignite your senses with our enchanted collections that will inspire the heart and soul of home decorators everywhere. You'll find everything you're looking for; from festive wicker baskets, silver teapots and cranberry red cushions to vintage style mirrors, bird cage lanterns and chic linens. As we are constantly changing and evolving, the possibilities are truly endless!  


A Little About Us:  

Founder and CEO, Irene Gillespie has always had a passion for beautiful art, interiors, and gardens and was inspired by her South African roots to start Indaba Trading at her kitchen table.  

Irene now travels the world seeking distinctive home decor items. From Africa, Thailand and the Philippines, to India, Vietnam and Eastern Europe, Indaba's collections bring inspiration from around the world. Irene's fascination with design, detail and nostalgic elements are reflected in Indaba's ever-evolving lifestyle collections. 

Captivate your customers and transform your retail space and storefronts with the enchantment of Indaba Trading!

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