Woven Disc Earrings: $10.00
Product Weight: 0.02 lbs
Product Style Number: ER/2B/S/2
at a glance
- Disc earrings are hand-woven from natural sisal fibers.
- Available in red, tea, blue, green, natural (white), yellow, black, and raspberry.
- Choose small (3cm) or large (5cm)- or one of each!
- We use only hypoallergenic earring hooks.
a closer look
Light and delicate, these earrings are woven from natural sisal fibers. The weaving technique is taken from the age-old craft of weaving traditional Rwandan baskets.
Our disc earrings come in a variety of colors: red, tea, blue, green, natural (white), yellow, black and raspberry. The tea earrings are actually dyed with Rwandan tea leaves!
Create your own set with our woven bracelets!
- Abumurava means People Striving for Excellence Cooperative.
- Abumurava’s vision is to work together in order that the members may develop themselves, increase their standard of living, and reduce their financial dependence on others.
- The group has about 30 members, all women.
- Abumurava’s artistic specialty is weaving sisal fibers.
- Abumurava works in Muhanga District.
- Ingobokarugo means Helping Our Homes Cooperative.
- Over 30 women are members of Ingabokarugo weaving Cooperative.
- The weavers’ financial independence has improved their relationships with their husbands and enabled them to contribute to their households.
- Ingabokarugo’s artistic specialty is weaving ornamental baskets.
- Kundagaseke means Basket Lovers Association.
- The women of Kundagaseke see their purpose as being to fight against poverty and develop themselves.
- 17 women are members of the Basket Lovers’ Association.
- Kundagaseke’s artistic specialty is weaving traditional Rwandan baskets from natural sisal fibers.
- The members of Kundagaseke use their weaving time to discuss unity, culture, and reconciliation.
- Population – 307,501
- Size of District – 648 km2, or 250 miles2
- Main work – Agriculture (coffee, cassava, vegetables and cereals)
- Official District Website: www.muhanga.gov.rw