Matope Raffia Planter Cover

$ 33.00

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DESCRIPTION

Inspired by African mud cloth, this handwoven raffia plant basket features dark chevrons contrasting a natural background. Made by rural women artisans in Uganda who earn a living through traditional handcrafts and are empowered by dignified work. When you buy this planter cover you empower the hands that wove it together while inspiring your home with fair trade craftsmanship! 

DETAILS 

+ Made in Uganda 

+ Dimensions: 9"h x 9"dia.

The basket is not watertight.

+ Due to handmade nature, size, shape, and color may vary.

+ Your purchase supports women artisans in the central region of Uganda, bringing about visible transformation in their lives and a stronger voice in their families and communities by providing fair wages through handcrafting.

ARTISAN DETAILS 

This hand-woven raffia basket was made by artisans in Uganda, providing a long-term trading partnership and interest-free advance payment for orders. Through sales of their products, nearly 80 basket weavers earn a steady income, enabling them to make decisions and be less dependent on men for access to food, shelter, health, and education for their children. In addition, artisans in Uganda are involved in microfinancing, information, and research, and lobbying for women's rights.