Expertly handwoven of pajón, a native grass in Guatemala and trimmed with a pine needle accent, the Yesica Basket is just the right size to keep your desk or counter organized. Named for Yesica, our artisan partner in Sololá who designed this sweet basket.
- Pajón, pine needles and raffia
- 5" wide (4" at top opening) x 2 3/8" high
Featuring intricately stitched detailing, 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.
"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"