Sturdy coiled bowl in natural kaisa grass is hand-woven in Bangladesh. Great for a variety of home décor arrangements or as a gift basket. Kaisa is a wild grass used in Bangladeshi basket-making. A very sturdy grass, it dries from its natural light green to a very pale almost tan color.
Dhaka Handicrafts is a craft producing and exporting organization that has expanded its business throughout the world on the basis of fair trade principles. The organization promotes craft products through enhancing the skills of rural artisans in Bangladesh. All products are produced after careful analysis of Western taste and demands in terms of design and materials. The primary goal is to maintain high quality products for which artisans are paid fairly. Dhaka Handicrafts deals with its artisans in a transparent manner, and seeks to improve their social and economic well-being. Self-reliance is encouraged through a savings plan for artisans.