In an exacting process done entirely by hand, master women weavers in rural eSwatini use a needle and thread to tightly wrap brightly dyed sisal in stunning detail and pattern. Every basket is a true work of art! 2"h x 6 1/2"diameter.
Your purchase helps women artisans in eSwatini lift themselves out of poverty by providing employment and training, inspiring others in their community to weave a better future for themselves.
Since 2010, SERRV International has partnered with artisans in eSwatini, providing a long-term trading partnership and interest-free advance payment for our orders. Through sales of their products, more than 700 rural Swazi women have received training in literacy, business English, committee structure, health education, and production techniques. Women are trained to become master weavers or managers and receive formal education so they can open bank accounts and manage their finances. A mobile homeopathic clinic also serves rural groups and staff suffering from HIV/AIDS.