This classically shaped hat with braided leather string offers great sun protection for men or women. Ghanaian artisans use stiff elephant grass to weave this versatile hat.
Wash and reshape with water as needed. Hats include a braided leather strap with tassel.
Measures 11"-12" D x 6"T. Size may vary slightly. Fair trade.
Master weaver Tahiru owns a workshop in Bolga that is connected to his home. Having collaborated with high-end designers for a number of American companies, Tahiru is a skilled weaver who has taught both men and women to make bolga baskets of a truly exceptional quality. His generous spirit and talent has allowed many impoverished farmers in the area to attain a sustainable way of living.