Sun + Natural Storage Basket II
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Intricately crafted with timeless tradition, this carefully dyed raffia fiber and sweet grass storage basket makes a stunning and unique statement piece.
The perfect stylish solution for children's toys, bathroom storage or shelf decoration. Also great as a planter for indoor plants!
- Approximately 10” D x 8” H
- Made in Uganda
- Product is made from all natural fibers of raffia and sweet grass
- Organic dyes are used to dye the raffia
- Profiled weaver tag is attached to each product
*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 Uganda, 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.
Meaning & Purpose:
These delicately textured and handcrafted baskets were made by groups of women in intimate communities across Uganda. They use the raffia plant and sweet grass to weave them together.
When you buy from KAZI, you support artisans in marginalized communitties by giving them fair wage employment. The company also donated proceeds to NEST, which is building a new handworker economy to generate global workforce inclusivity, improve women's wellbeing beyond factories.
About the Brand
Kazi is a home goods and decor brand that works alongside artisans to create beautiful, handmade pieces. They empower craftsmen from Rwanda, Uganda and Ghana by economically supporting marginalized communities and assuring them fair wage jobs. They believe that each sold product can truly change your life and theirs.
All products are handcrafted using traditional techniques and using only natural, sustainable materials.
Are they Local: Yes, made by local African artisans.
Are they Fair Trade or Paid a living Wage: Yes and NEST certified for working condition verification.
Organic Materials: Yes, when available.
Cruelty Free: Y
Environmental Conscious Processing: Handmade and in small batch production to reduce chemical and waste.