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Blue Hand-Beaded Baskets from Kenya

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  • These gorgeous baskets are hand-woven by Kenyan artisans using richly dyed sisal. Each basket's lid features impressive beadwork that has been hand-strung on wire and molded to shape.

    Small measures 2"T x 4"D. Large measures 2.5"T x 6.5"D.

  • Gloria, a lifelong seamstress, lives and works in Nairobi, Kenya, where she employs young women to hand-bead for her. She operates a popular kiosk at the Westgate Mall and is very business savvy, as well as extremely charming. Her work in Nairobi has been a life-changing force in creating sustainable incomes for many women in the area.

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