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Masterfully Formed Twisted Grass for Easter

CELEBRATIONS / HOLIDAY, ENTERTAINMENT

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Wonky, wimpy, vibrant, handwoven and beautifully crafted describe the West Africa baskets brought to the U.S. by the Alaffia company. I am in awe of the culture and fingers that masterfully formed twisted grass into such useful vessels.

For years my children have played with the woven sculptures, filling them up with picnic items or using the baskets to cart around toys.… Read more

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