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Handmade Natural Hooped Raffia Vase with Glass Insert

Regular price $40.00 USD
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Ethically Handmade Natural Raffia Vase from Rwanda

Our best selling vase by far, we can't stop dreaming up new uses for it!

This cylindrical vase from Kazi Goods comes with a glass insert, so you can easily fill it with flowers on a special (or everyday!) occasion. You can also keep a bottle of wine in the vase for luxe wine storage, or give it away with a bottle of wine as the perfect hostess gift. Fill the vase with serving utensils on the kitchen countertop for a more everyday functional piece.

However you decide to style this unique, one of a kind vase, you'll be adding organic textures to any room instantly.

Details

4Material: Raffia, grass
Dimensions: 4.3"D x 9.5"H

Why we love this Raffia Vase

This vase is ethically crafted and locally sourced, and the artisans use natural fibers and organic dyes to sustainably make it. Your purchase works towards alleviating poverty and unemployment in East Africa while supporting artisans in their pursuit of greater things.

Care Instructions

Moisture
Avoid soaking, if spilled on and soaked, ensure to pat dry and air out, or mold could build up and the natural dyes could run.

Cleaning
Made of natural fibers and grass; do not submerge in water. If necessary, use a damp cloth to wipe or spot clean. Avoid using chemicals or detergents.

Fading
Due to being all natural fibers, keep dyed products out of direct sunlight for long periods of time to avoid natural fading. All natural products with little or no coloring do well in direct sunlight.

Eco-Impact

Social Impact

When you buy from KAZI, you support artisans in marginalized communitties by giving them fair wage employment. The company also donated proceeds to NEST, which is building a new handworker economy to generate global workforce inclusivity, improve women's wellbeing beyond factories.

Kazi is a home goods and decor brand that works alongside artisans to create beautiful, handmade pieces. They empower craftsmen from Rwanda, Uganda and Ghana by economically supporting marginalized communities and assuring them fair wage jobs. They believe that each sold product can truly change your life and theirs. All products are handcrafted using traditional techniques and using only natural, sustainable materials.

Truly Ethical Crafting

Global artisan work is notoriously unregulated, underserved, and unprotected. KAZI is currently one of only five companies to carry the Nest Seal of Ethical Handcraft on their treasures — the highest standards for assessing artisan homeworker production and supply chains. So when you purchase this treasure, you can feel good knowing everything is ethically made in a home or small workshop.

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