Handwoven Nesting Baskets Set

Rwandan craftswomen use traditional weaving techniques to make these one-of-a-kind vases.

$42.00 $ 28.99

Empower Pots

Hope blooms in these handwoven vases that hold special symbolism for their makers. In Rwanda, the lovingly made objects symbolize a wealth of friends, family, and life, so they're often given as gifts to celebrate major milestones such as weddings, births, and graduations.

Rwandan craftswomen use traditional weaving techniques to bind carefully dyed sisal fibers and sweet grass to make one-of-a-kind pieces. The intricate process is passed down from mother to daughter and it takes up to three days to produce each woven work of art. The color palette is Pantone color matched by trained experts and each artisan is an expert in the craft and produces the strongest and tightest weaves found on the continent. Each creation sold empowers the maker and increases her chances for a better life. Prosperity, community status, self-worth, and confidence are just a few of the benefits these beauties bring. Handcrafted in Rwanda.

Due to the recycled and handmade nature of this item, each is unique and will vary.


Made in Rwanda

Handmade Recycled
Made from
sisal grass, sweet grass
Large: 8" H x 4.25" dia.; Small: 5" H x 3.5" dia.
Made of natural fibers and grass; do not submerge or wash with water. If necessary, use a damp cloth to wipe clean.
Do not fill with water. Insert mason jar or other vessel inside to hold water if intended to to use as a vase.
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