Intricately crafted with timeless tradition, this carefully dyed sisal fiber and sweet grass vase makes a stunning statement piece. One or more of these vases, will make a globally conscious and stylistic addition to your home.Style it on your shelf or kitchen table for a globally inspired look.
•Approximately 12”D x 6”H
•Fair Trade, Nest Seal of Transparency
•Made in Rwanda•Approximately 12”D x 6”H
•Products are made from all natural fibers of sisal and sweetgrass
•Organic dyes are used to dye the sisal
•Profiled weaver tag is attached to each product
•Baskets have a hang loop on the back for wall décor - ready to hang
*All products are made by hand with love and vary slightly in color and size.
Made of the highest quality natural sisal fibers in an ethical, fair trade environment. Sisal is wound stitch by stitch around a small sweet grass bundle. Handwoven by a woman in remote regions of Rwanda.
•Made of natural fibers and grass; do not submerge in water.
•If necessary, use a damp cloth to wipe or spot clean the basket.
•Avoid using chemicals or detergents.
Sun and fading
•All natural products with little or no coloring do well in direct sunlight.
•Due to being all natural fibers, keep dyed products out of direct sunlight for long periods of time to avoid natural fading.
•Avoid temperature changes when possible.
•If products are being stored for more than 2 weeks, please keep in a temperature controlled environment, elevated off of a concrete floor to avoid fluctuating cold and warm temperatures that could create mold.
MEANING & PURPOSE
These delicately textured and handcrafted vases were made by groups of women in intimate communities across Rwanda. They use the sisal agave plant and sweet grass to weave them together.