Leather Handle Floor Basket- Low
MBARE Ltd

Leather Handle Floor Basket- Low

Regular price $58.00 Sale price $78.00 Unit price per

This lovely Floor Basket features a leather handles and is hand woven from sisal by Akamba women in the Machakos region in Kenya. It is laboriously crafted from hand twisted sisal in the traditional Wakamba method of open weaving. The coloration is achieved by using nature's own colorants such as Mango leaf, tree bark and plant roots. This unique basket is given as a gifts to the bride during the Akamba community traditional wedding ceremonies. The sisal baskets are woven by the bride’s grandmother or aunt. A perfect union of tradition, glorious hand crafted weaving, and super useful storage solution. When you bring this basket home, you bring the stories of the makers, too. You can stylishly stash away clutter while supporting talented women artisans with your purchase.

Measurement Low: 16" x 8"


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