Iringa Basket are handwoven in the city of Iringa, about 300 miles from Dar es Salaam, Tanzania - home of the Hehe people. Woven from Milulu grass, a reed-like swamp grass, an indispensable utility item. The Iringa region has a long history of basket weaving, making them a part of the rich history of the Hehe people.
Each artisan is able to work from the comfort of their own home and community. Apart from providing a fair income, the artisan group that makes these baskets also provides business training, design advice, and skills workshops to its artisans.
These simple, yet durable, baskets can be incorporated into any home design.
Each basket is hand-woven with care. Every purchase empowers Iringa Basket Makers in Tanzania.
•SMALL: height 7.8 inches, width 7.8 inches