This classic handwoven sisal basket is skillfully crafted by women weavers in eSwatini at Tintsaba. With vibrant colors and gorgeous texture, this fair trade find can be beautifully displayed with other styles -- mixing and matching the colors!
Tintsaba was created in 1985 by Sheila Freemantle with the purpose of improving the lives of rural women in Swaziland. With an academic background in development, Sheila believed that creating an income generating opportunity for the women would help them become happier, healthier individuals - women who could take charge of their lives. Her small business that started with 12 women has now worked with and trained more than 890 women. Their products are known for their beauty and quality, as well as the story of the women behind each product. Tintsaba provides the opportunity and the training for weavers to move into finer, gallery quality woven products.
- 8.75" diameter x 2.25" H (22.2 x 5.7 cm)
- Handmade in & fairly traded from eSwatini
By shopping the Global Girlfriend collection, you are making a difference in women’s lives across the globe. Global Girlfriend is focused on striving for gender equality and empowerment, and the importance of women providing for themselves and their families. By supporting jobs that guarantee fair wages by fair trade, women are able to proudly contribute to their families, encouraging their communities to flourish.