This sisal, woven basket is approximately 12" in diameter and woven by Amsha's artisans in Gitarama, Rwanda. The sisal is woven around sweetgrass, a fragrant grass with a subtle sweetness. In addition to making a beautiful table display, these baskets can also be hung as art.
"Combine modern design with traditional techniques to create mindful home and lifestyle products. With the purchase of our goods, we create opportunities for six women’s co-ops and several independent artisans across Africa. Our makers are provided with skills training, market access, fair pay, a collaborative work environment, and a path for economic independence.
We are creating jobs, promoting education, and improving the quality of life in Africa."