Short Black + Natural Raffia Side Table (PRE-ORDER)
- 100% Fair Trade
- In stock, ready to ship
- Inventory on the way
HANDWOVEN IN UGANDA
Use this unique side table to freshen up your living room, bedroom or porch. It’s the perfect addition to give a textured and colorful look to any room.
Handmade with excellent craftsmanship by artisans in Uganda, this statement piece is created to last. Each item is made in an ethical and fair trade environment.
- Approximately 14” D x 18” H
- Made in Rwanda
- Product is made from raffia
*All products are made by hand with love and vary slightly in color and size.
Made only in an ethical, fair trade environment. Handwoven by a cooperative of women located in Uganda, this one of kind piece takes weeks to complete.
Made of natural fibers and grass; do not submerge or wash with water.
If necessary, use a damp cloth to wipe the plate clean.
Meaning & Purpose:
These delicately textured and handcrafted plates were made by groups of women in intimate communities across Uganda. They use the raffia plant and sweet grass to weave them together.
Kazi exists to create fair living wages, good working conditions and market access for artisans. Some might call this “fair trade”, we call it good business.
We are the first of 5 companies to receive the highly regarded Nest Seal. Every year we undergo an onsite audit in each country and with each cooperative to earn the right to mark our products with this important seal.
When you see the Nest Seal you have the confidence to know products have been ethically handcrafted in a home or small workshop. This means fair wages are paid, good working conditions are provided, there are no children or forced labor in the workforce, materials are traced and fairly sourced and all aspects of the production and material processes (like dyeing) are in consideration of the environment and safe working environments.
Shipping starts at $5 per order.
Orders typically ship within 3-7 business days. At this time, we do not ship internationally.