Xhosa Reed Sun Mat


A simple round placemat hand-woven by a collective of Xhosa Women as part of a community employment project in Cape Town, South Africa. Made from local river reed, perfect on any table setting suitable as a trivet or serving tray. 

The Xhosa women who weave this collection of beautiful objects & baskets work as part of a community project - providing them with employment and continuing to empower the skill of basket weaving in their local township. 

Small measures approx 28cm - 31cm wide. 

Medium measures approx 37cm - 40cm wide.

Large measures approx 47cm - 53cm wide. 

Please note sizes will vary, give or take a few centimetres as each one is unique.