Kanguka Sisal Basket M
Diamonds on the wall. Why not? These baskets are based on a diamond-shaped weaving of sisal fibers that are dyed in natural tea leaves and then are wrapped over "sweetgrass" leaves.
Each basket takes about 2-4 days of work and traditionally was used as a gift for special occasions. Sisal baskets are the perfect decor for your walls, adding harmony and geometric beauty to any corner of the house.
High - 8cm/3".
Sisal is a species of Agave, native to southern Mexico but widely cultivated and naturalized in many other countries. It yields a stiff fiber used in making various products. Sisal fibers are cut from the plant with a machete. The sisal fibers are then either left in their raw state or dyed with natural, eco-friendly colors depending on the design.
Out partners across the hills of Rwanda are groups of rural artisans who work to bring hope to their families through skillfully handcrafted goods. Azizi Life partners with over 30 independent groups, each artisan cooperative specializes in handcrafting products using specific techniques and raw materials. In addition to opening economic opportunity through fair trade, Azizi Life invests in a range of community impact projects, facilitating adult literacy classes, and offers other practical resources for personal, spiritual, and economic
We look for beautiful objects that are good for the environment and our well being. Our products are natural and eco-friendly.
We searched for the best artisans who preserve old crafts passed down from generation to generation, creating handmade wall decor.
We work with local collectives and families to ensure their well being, sustaining their craft and paying respect to their traditions.