• Dakika Dusky Pink, Black & White Pendant Shade
  • Dakika Dusky Pink, Black & White Pendant Shade
  • Dakika Dusky Pink, Black & White Pendant Shade
  • Dakika Dusky Pink, Black & White Pendant Shade
Dakika Dusky Pink, Black & White Pendant Shade
Dakika Dusky Pink, Black & White Pendant Shade
Dakika Dusky Pink, Black & White Pendant Shade
Dakika Dusky Pink, Black & White Pendant Shade

The Basket Room

Dakika Dusky Pink, Black & White Pendant Shade

Regular price

£89.00

This colourful pendant shade was produced by an extremely artistic craftswoman working within a weaving cooperative in rural Kenya, and created to her very own design. Unique, exquisite and hand woven with love - the mix of dusky pink and black/white weave of DAKIKA will brighten any interior. Bring a beautiful sense of texture and ethical ambience to your interiors with this colourful handwoven sisal lampshade.

These lampshades are all woven by women of the Kamba tribe, a group renowned the world over for their exquisite handicrafts. Basketry is one of the crafts that the Kamba – one of Kenya’s largest tribes – are best known for. These weavers all belong to a cooperative and are primarily farmers, largely relying on unpredictable rainfall to grow crops and rear livestock. Basket weaving has become a source of alternative income for these communities during the dry seasons, helping women support their families more comfortably.

Each lampshade comes with a little information about the weaving cooperative. Want to know more about the people behind the baskets? 

Shade type - pendant 
Attachment type - screw on 

No need for an electrician. 

 Made from sisal grass.

W (top) 25cm x W (bottom) 30cm x H 25cm approximately.

About The Basket Room

The Basket Room creates beautiful collections of handwoven, decorative storage baskets and woven planters with a truly transparent story. The team works with small craft collectives in Africa to bring the age-old craft of basketry to stylish homes all over the world. The Basket Room empowers thousands of talented women living rurally to support themselves and their families more sustainably throughout the seasons.

Made in

Kenya, Africa

Size

25cm x 25cm

Notes

Please note, as this is a handmade product, dimensions & colour may vary from those shown in the photographs

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