Ghanaian Handwoven Light Shade 'Sunset'

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Handwoven, one-of-a-kind Ghanaian Sunset light shade. Accentuate your individuality with this luscious, all-natural piece. Invoke the peaceful tropical climate, creating a warm and cultural space within your home. 

Perfect for dining rooms, bedrooms, and more, the impressive craftsmanship and our exclusive one-off design makes for a remarkable light shade.

It is constructed with Veta Vera grass, using natural dyes and traditional weaving techniques.

PLEASE READ: These products are handmade and although we strive to make them identical, there may be very slight differences between them.  

WHO MADE YOUR LIGHT SHADE?

Our woven baskets, shades, and fans from Ghana, are made by a talented group of artisans based in the Upper East Region, under the Burkina Fasso border. The baskets are made with indigenous Veta Vera grass which grows abundantly in this hot, dry area.

The co-operative we have partnered with is led by Agana who works closely with the weavers. 

Read more about our Artisans here.

DETAILS

Materials: Elephant Grass 

Sizing:  Base diameter 26cm / Height 12cm 

Please note, this product is made out of a natural fibre and it is highly recommended that an LED bulb is used with these shades. No bulb, ceiling rose, cabling or other electrical components are included. 

CARE

We take great care when packing your shade- but your light shade may arrive folded or slightly out of shape. If this occurs, the Ghanaian light shades can be easily brought back to life with a quick steam using a steamer or steam setting on your iron. Steam the light shade and manually shape. Please be careful as the straw may be hot. 

To clean your Ghanaian light shade, simply wipe clean with a damp cloth or sponge, remove most of the moisture with a dry towel and leave to air dry naturally.

Avoid placing your light shade in direct sunlight as this may cause some of the colours to fade. 


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