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Kaisa Basket Bowl 14''

Electronics, yarn, books, lovies-whatever your pleasure-this woven grass basket will help you organize and elevate your space. The Kaisa Basket Bowl 14" is handwoven from kaisa, a fast-growing river grass found across Bangladesh, the Kaisa Basket Bowl 14" brings a sustainably-made, traditional craft into your home, serving up fantastic form and function.

HANDCRAFTED IN BANGLADESH

  • Material: woven kaisa grass and cotton‒wrapped
  • 14"D x 6"H
  • Handcrafted in Bangladesh

SKU: 6603880

THE MAKERS

Prokritee (meaning "nature" in Bengali) manages several handicraft enterprises and helps other groups sell their products in local and foreign markets. Prokritee and its enterprises provide jobs for poor rural women. By providing jobs for women, Prokritee improves women’s standard of living and helps them send their children to school. The organization provides skills development training to artisans. Prokritee creates and promotes income–generating projects that benefit the artisans, adhere to good safety and environmental standards, and have the potential to become self–reliant. Prokritee was established in 2001 as an independent organization. Ten Thousand Villages has purchased products from Prokritee and its predecessor MCC Bangladesh since 1986.
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Welcome to our global maker-to-market movement where, together with 20,000 artisans, we ignite social change. We create opportunities for individuals, families, and communities in developing countries to thrive through strong relationships, fair wages, safe working conditions, and sustainable practices.

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