Plateau baskets by Indego Africa feature striking colors & traditional motifs. The artisan crafts each one-of-a-kind basket by hand – using needles & fine plant threads made from locally grown sweetgrass. The technique requires patience, precision & great skill to master. These baskets are the best way to add a touch of Rwanda to a coffee table, an office desk, a holiday table or even on your favorite wall.
- Handwoven sweetgrass & sisal
- Locally sourced natural fibers
- Hand-dyed pink & navy
- Loop on back for wall hanging
- 12" x 12" x 3"
- Spot clean, bright colors will fade in direct sunlight
All profits fund educational training programs for the women who handcraft Indego Africa's products.
**Due to the basket’s handmade quality, some size and color variation may occur.
Indego Africa works with more than 300 artisans across Rwanda, who have perfected the art of weaving. These artisans are a part of the Imirasire, Covanya, Ibanga, and Korebu cooperatives. Since partnering with Indego Africa, 89% of their artisan partners have risen above the poverty line. That's impact.
We’re proud to feature Indego Africa for their direct support of women entrepreneurs in Rwanda. Your purchase of this product directly impacts this artisan community through fair wages and business/skill training.