This beautiful oval basket is woven of pine needles and pajón, a native grass of the Guatemala highlands!
Featuring intricate raffia stitched detail. Perfect size to serve bread or fruit.
These heirloom-quality baskets will enhance the home with their natural beauty and texture and their subtle fragrance. Basket makers masterfully combine color, form, and fine stitches to create baskets that, while perfect for display, are entirely functional as well.
Measures 10" x 8" across top and 3.3" high
"Mayan Hands is a fair trade nonprofit organization partnering with about 200 talented Mayan women in the Guatemala Highlands. Though recognized worldwide as extraordinary weavers and artisans, Mayan women experience discrimination, poverty, and marginalization in their home country. However, when provided with economic and educational opportunity, our artisan partners and their families thrive"