Intricately woven. Craftswomen in Rwanda use timeless tradition to weave carefully dyed sisal fibers and sweet grass to make stunning one of a kind pieces rich in cultural meaning and purpose. They are just the right size for a center piece, hot plate, or wall hanging. Organic dyes are used to dye the sisal. This is a fair trade product.
The circular pattern on this basket symbolizes the cycle of rebirth, in which rain plays a vital role. Because friends give them to celebrate major life events such as weddings, births and graduations, baskets are proudly displayed as symbols of wealth of friends, family and life. This flat trivet is perfect for withstanding heat and creating the center-of-the-table-talk as you serve your hot dish.
Made of sisal and sweetgrass
9.5"D x 0.5"H
Do not submerge or wash with water. Clean with damp cloth if necessary.