Each of these hand-crafted baskets take days to make and showcase the distinctive weaving style of Zambia's Batonga women. This 18 inch piece is made from sun-dried palm leaves that are carefully boiled in natural dye. Mix and match with the rest of our collection for a striking wall basket display or use as a centerpiece on your table or countertop. Please note that there may be slight variations in size and design. The plant-based dyes used in this item may have a mild odor that will fade within a few days.
*For local purchase or pickup only. If shipping is desired, an additional charge will apply due to product size.
Creative Women is a fair trade home + lifestyle wholesale brand. We are long-term partners with talented artisans in Ethiopia, Guatemala, and Kenya who work in women-led small businesses. We've also recently expanded our fair trade partnerships in Tunisia, Morocco, Burundi, Zambia and India. By developing healthy, sustainable, and profitable partnerships, we are able to bring artisinal handcrafted pieces to a global market. Our artisans create beautifully unique natural fiber handspun and hand woven textiles and baskets.
Employing a longstanding and rich traditional art form, our artisans spin and weave 100% locally grown environmentally friendly high quality fibers. The pieces are then washed and accented with AZO free dyes or sustainably sourced leather.
Handcrafted with skillful hands and careful attention, each piece has unique qualities in natural texture, softness, and color. Creative Women is a fair trade certified company [Fair Trade Federation] committed to providing high quality jobs.