Senegalese Miniature Warming Basket
- Wolof women living in rural Senegal utilize salvaged strips of plastic and cattail stalks to create vibrant, useful baskets for the home. These scaled-down lidded baskets are a great way to present small gifts and baked goods.
Swahili Imports has been building relationships with African artisans for over 20 years. Founded by Leslie Mittelberg, an avid traveler with a heart for sustainable development & a head for business, Swahili represents thousands of artisans from one of the world's most diverse & enigmatic continents. Swahili operates from a small warehouse in Eugene, Oregon, but their network spans the globe. We pay fairly and on time, because artisans work hard to provide for their families.