Banana Leaf Basket - Brights
Banana Leaf Basket - Brights
Banana Leaf Basket - Brights
Indego Africa

Banana Leaf Basket - Brights

$325.00 USD

We partner with artisans in Rwanda who create handwoven products using natural banana, maize and palm leaves. The artisans source leaves from local farmers, or pick them themselves, and then place them under the sun to dry until they take on varying shades of brown, tan, and white (they also sometimes dye them by hand!) When the leaves are ready, the artisans twist, braid, or weave them with a needle and thread to create beautifully handmade floor baskets, bags, hats, and more.

  • floppy edge banana floor basket
  • handwoven banana leaves
  • locally sourced natural fibers
  • natural
  • 20” x 9”