Purple & Blue Striped Basket - Large

Artisan: Machakos Co-operative Union

At Far & Wide Collective, our goal is to help foster sustainable businesses in developing countries around the world. We have found that we can make the greatest impact by employing artisans who are still learning their crafts to create products for us, and provide guidance by way of design, style and quality. This process has given artisans at the Machakos Cooperative in Kenya the opportunity to practice and refine their skills.

This hand-woven basket is crafted from natural sisal fibers in a range of vibrant colours found in the national dress of Kenya. The country is renowned for its delicate hand-woven baskets, which still feature there in everyday life.

Dimensions: approximately 16" (40cm) d. x 12" (30cm) h.



Machakos Co-operative Union

Set amongst the beautiful , green mountains of rural Kenya, the Machakos Co-operative Union was founded in 1972 and works with over 25 women's groups and approximately five men's groups...

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Type: Basket

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