This traditional basket from Ethiopia is used for many things in the household, including winnowing grains, and removing the traditional Ethiopian bread known as injera from the clay cooking plate. It also makes a stunning centerpiece for your kitchen or buffet table.
Handwoven in Africa, Bamboula is a 30 year old business based in Kutztown, Pennsylvania. Guided by fair trade principals, founder Jasperdean Kobes created Bamboula after working in Africa in the Peace Corps. With the mission to create regular work and income for artisan partners in rural areas in Africa, they assist partners in building sustainable businesses in their local communities. Most artisan partners are women who are also responsible for growing food for their families.