This unique handwoven kiondo bag is made of sisal by skilled artisans from rural Kenya. The weaving technique is indigenous to the Kikuyu of Central Kenya and Kamba of Eastern Kenya. Sisal fibres are hand-dyed in different colors and woven together create a simplistic and alternating pattern.
Sisal and dye
Bottom diameter: 27.5 inches
Top diameter: 11 inches
Height: 8.5 inches
Weight: 0.3 kg
Kiondo baskets are so versatile. This kiondo is a perfect gift to be used for storage of kids’ toys, décor or as a woven planter for your flowers.
Various color combinations and patterns, as well as incorporated leather finishing, 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.