This unique handwoven kiondo bag is made of sisal and yarn by skilled artisans from rural Kenya. The weaving technique is indigenous to the Kikuyu of Central Kenya and Kamba of Eastern Kenya. Sisal fibres and different colored yarns are woven together to create different, intricate and elegant patterns. The straps are made of woven sisal and tied to the bag.
Sisal, different colored yarns and leather.
This kiondo is perfect as a shopping bag, storage of toys, books and clothes. It can be stored in the boot of your car and easily retrieved to go shopping.
Various color combinations and patterns, as well as different length handles, are available at our shop.
CraftsWithMeaningKE is a social enterprise working to economically empower artisans in Kenya by making their products available to the world market. We support them in the designing, marketing and logistical process of participating in world trade.