Home Decor - Tableware Entertaining - Serving Trays Trivets
Artisan Crafted Gifts and Decor From Around the WorldThese Home Decor - Tableware Entertaining - Serving Trays Trivets - are available from Novica who in association with National Geographic bring a whole range of handcrafted items from small scale crafts workshops, often run by a single craft worker in the developing world.
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Cedar and leather trays, 'Collector' (set of 3) (Peru)
This elegant set of three trays by Abel Rios evokes images of Colonial decor. To create these trays, Rios tools fine leather with extraordinary detail. When finished, he mounts the leather top on a frame carved of noble cedar wood.
Cedar and leather trays, 'Tumi' (set of 3) (Peru)
Beautiful yet practical set of three cedar trays wrapped in fine leather. The leather's surface has been embossed with pre-Incaic motifs in both high and low relief. These trays fit nicely one inside of the other. Handcrafted by Abel Rios.
Lacquered bamboo centerpiece, 'Laithai' (Thailand)
Shaped to embrace lotus offerings upon Buddhist altars, this piece is embellished with patterned waves of laithai - Thai motifs. Sompamitre works with a team of skilled artisans trained by her, and together they seek to preserve Thailand's kruang-ker
Painted glass tray, 'Crimson Garden' (Peru)
This handsome, glass-covered tray is alive with leafy tendrils that twist and spiral about delicate blossoms, all painted by hand. The talented Asunta Pelaez works with the traditional flower motifs characteristic of the Cajamarca region in her nativ