Raffia palm leaves and fibers 7€H x 10€W Made by artisans in BurundiHand-woven by an inspiring group of women in rural Burundi, these sturdy decorative baskets are both beautiful and functional. Each basket takes about four days to make and is made from 100% natural materials and features raffia in a classic navy and neutral palette.Founded by sisters Rowena and Lily Lei, August Sage is a women-run company based in New Mexico and Washington State. Rowena and Lily design unique, modern pieces for the home, all handcrafted by artisan communities around the world. Each August Sage piece is 100% handmade and sourced through fair trade practices using natural and sustainable materials and processes. August Sage’s mission is to provide lasting economic opportunities to artisans and to celebrate and preserve the unique and diverse heritage of the artisans they partner with. All artisan partners are paid living wages allowing them to provide for themselves, and afford healthcare and education for their families.