South Africa Telephone Wire Basket - Africa Rainbow Lg Platter. 16" Diameter. This product has been handcrafted by talented Zulu weavers living in rural South Africa. These artisans combine traditional weaving with modern day material to create unique artwork. This collaborative fusion of past and present enables more than 500 Zulu families to gain the dignity of work and self sufficiency while maintaining rich artistic traditions.
Swazi Basket - Md. 10.5" diameter, 3.5" high. Tintsaba's Womens project has trained over 750 producers. Rural crafters work from home supporting often 8 to 12 children. This basket is made from sisal, a durable fibre. Sisal is cleaned, dyed and spun by hand. Then it is woven into Africa's finest sisal basket. A 30 cm diameter basket takes about 50 hours to weave. Fair Trade.