HANDWOVEN IN RWANDA
Intricately crafted with timeless tradition, this cathedral-shaped basket is a signature vessel of Rwanda, the "friendship" basket. As a symbol of generosity, gratitude and compassion--this basket embodies giving and is commonly given at significant life events such as weddings, births and graduations.
Style it on a shelf for additional storage or add it to your coffee table for an eclectic feel. This stylish storage solution is just the right size to hold your keys, jewelry or small gifts!
- Approximately 5” D x 8” H
- Made in Rwanda
- Product is made from all natural fibers of sisal and sweet grass
- Organic dyes are used to dye the sisal
- Profiled weaver tag is attached to each product
- Safe to use with food
*All products are made by hand with love and vary slightly in color and size.
Made only in an ethical, fair trade environment. Handwoven by a cooperative of women located in Rwanda, this one of kind piece takes weeks to complete.
Made of natural fibers and grass; do not submerge or wash with water.
If necessary, use a damp cloth to wipe the basket clean.
These delicately textured and handcrafted baskets were made by groups of women in intimate communities across Rwanda. They use the sisal agave plant and sweet grass to weave them together.