Mora Raffia Planter
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HANDMADE IN UGANDA. These unique planters are ideal for adding a pop of color and flair to any home organization or favorite plant! Designed by Pia Rappaport-Goldman of PILLOWPIA, this beautiful planter is multifunctional. Use on a bookshelf, desk, or as a stylish centerpiece on a tabletop. These handwoven planters can even elevate bathroom storage accessories to store brushes or toilet paper. Want a new perspective? Nestle this planter in a hanging macrame piece and display your favorite hanging plant in elegant woven decor to create a jungalow escape at home. When walking into a room decorated with these planters you will find peace and serenity in the soft textiles, while the colors and pattern will have you dreaming of exotic places to visit. Made of the highest quality natural fibers in an ethical, fair trade environment. Raffia is wound stitch by stitch around a small sweetgrass bundle. Handwoven by a woman over the course of a week in remote regions of Uganda.
Meaning & Purpose: PILLOWPIA is a home accessories shop dedicated to offering easy eclectic pieces in an accessible way. Founder Pia Rappaport-Goldman enjoys unique pieces that embody a global spirit, so designing for KAZI was a perfect match! Handmade by an artisan in rural Uganda, over a period of more than a week in her home. The sale of this product means a fair wage and an opportunity to provide for her family where few job opportunities exist. By pairing market access with training and education, KAZI artisans are earning 10x traditional wages and are transforming into well respected business leaders in their communities, helping lead and create a positive future.
Approximately 6.5” D x 6.5” H. Fair Trade, Nest Seal of Transparency. Organic dyes are used to dye the raffia. Profiled weaver tag is attached to each product. *All products are made by hand with love and vary slightly in color and size.