In today's increasingly mechanized world, there's something appealing about buying things made through centuries-old techniques. Handmade crafts play a very important role in representing the culture and traditions of a country or region.
Basket weaving is an old tradition that can be found in different African countries. This time-honored tradition is handed down from one generation to the next. It is mostly practiced by women in rural communities. The techniques used to create these one-of-a-kind piece requires patience, precision & great skills. Each basket takes weeks to complete.
By purchasing these products, you are helping to create a sustainable income source for women and the preservation craft traditions.