Every basket made by a Rwandan weaver for Macy’s Rwanda Path to Peace has 30,000 stitches. The steps that go into making a basket are complex and intricate. Every single thread you see on these beautiful hand-woven baskets is a stitch. Janet Nkubana of Gahaya Links describes the steps that go into weaving the baskets.
About Gahaya Links
Gahaya Links Limited: a for-profit Rwandan handicraft company based on the simple principle of women economic empowerment through fair trade.
P.O. box 6309
RWANDA: +250 788307250