Two sizes of decorative soapstone heart-shaped dishes feature a hand-dyed finish with a simple message: "love is love." Hearts and a bold black rim complete the dishes. Makes a sweet storage for small items such as jewelry.
Sizes:Large features the words "love is love" and measures 5.75"L x 5.75"W x 1"T; Small has only hand-dyed hearts and measures 4"L x 3.75"W x 1"T. Because this box is carved from natural soapstone, variations in coloration should be expected.
At the Ndima Crafts' finishing shop in Nairobi’s industrial district, roughly a dozen artisans of varied ethnicity bring raw soapstone to life by using non-toxic synthetic dyes under the leadership of Charles Ndibe. Charle's exacting standards of quality and friendly demeanor make him one of Swahili Modern's most reliable vendors.