Shir-shir Ethiopia is founded by Hirut Zeleke in 2000 E.C (2007G.C) with a capital of 300USD using her own house to produce different kinds of bags, Purses, Coats, Jackets & Leather Fashion Accessories.

Since then Shir-shir Ethiopia has become one of the leaders in producing different kinds of leather products; it has grown selling its products to the export market within a short time. Now, its market has expanded to Japan, Europe with its first destination in Sweden and has a plan to expand to the rest of the continent & other parts of the world.

Shir-shir Ethiopia, for its specialized handmade leather products uses, sheep and ox skins sourced 100% locally.

Starting from one woman producing by herself, the company now has around 15 permanent staffs (12 women and 3 men) in the leather product line of the company.

Shir-shir’s Leather Bag Collections


To be able to produce a modern, simple and affordable leather products,


To expose the Ethiopian leather potential to the world,


Working and growing together for a better humanity in a sustainable environment.


  • Respect everyone
  • Trade fairly
  • Be conscious for the environment
  • Appreciate creativity and innovation
  • Think mutual
Leather Jacket and Bag from Shir-shir


Contact Information

Hirut Zeleke



Phone: +251 911 61 58 76

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia