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Natural Placemats & Coasters Bundle

Natural Placemats & Coasters Bundle

Regular price $70.00
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Set of four placemats presented beautifully and ready for gifting. Handwoven from 'Lutindzi' grass that grows in the mountains of Swaziland. Traditionally used for rope making, the grass in known for its strength and is harvested sustainably.

28cm diameter

PLUS

Gift Boxed set of six matching coasters. Each coaster is approx 13cm in diameter. The gift box is 6cm high.

Fantastic Gift Idea or keep for yourself for a stylish summer table. Both the placemats and coasters are hand made by a Women's Fair Trade group in Swaziland that supports a group of over 700 rurual women. The women work from home, allowing them in incorporate this income generating weaving into their family life. Read more about the makers here.

About the Maker

Our hand-woven homewares are made in Eswatini. Currently over 700 women in the area are making an income weaving these beautiful homewares.

The aim is to create innovative contemporary designs using traditional hand skills and local sustainable materials.

In addition to providing rural women with sustainable employment, this project also supports a range of community programs. 

Click here to read more about the artisans who made these homewares.

Materials & Dimensions

Placemats: woven Lutindzi grass. D 28cm. Coasters: woven Lutindzi grass. D 13cm, box 9cm

Care Instructions

Brush or shake clean, Wipe with damp cloth if needed

Shipping

We ship worldwide using Australia Post. Postage cost is calculated at checkout. Orders are packed with love by our Hamlin volunteers and usually dispatched within three working days.

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Gifts that Give Back

When you purchase from the Hamlin Shop, you are receiving ethical products handmade by fairtrade artisans from a variety of countries across Africa. Your purchase supports local craftspeople and women in Ethiopia who are recovering from preventable childbirth injuries. This is shopping with an impact. Thank you.