Chopsticks - Batik
These chopsticks are designed to be smooth and lightweight in the hand. Each pair is hand-carved entirely from sustainable cow bone, then polished to a soft sheen. The chopsticks' handles feature a contrasting, batik-dyed design.
Materials: Sustainably sourced cow bone, non-toxic dye
Care Instructions: Hand-wash only
THE STORY BEHIND THE PRODUCT
Artisan Organization: Swahili Modern
Swahili African Modern has been building relationships with African artisans for over 20 years. Founded by Leslie Mittelberg, an avid traveler with a heart for sustainable development & a head for business, Swahili represents thousands of artisans from one of the world's most diverse & enigmatic continents.
Swahili Modern is committed to planing long-term relationships with artisans in order to help Africans advance professionally & personally. They pay fairly and on time, so that artisans get rewarded for their hard work and can provide for their families. They also design products from sustainable or recycled materials and strive to keep our customers in touch with the talented artisans who create the products they love.