Designed by a talented artisan in Vietnam, an engineer -turned-artist. He works with recycled metal scraps like bicycle chains, nuts, bolts and washers and transforms them into wonderful sculptures inspired by nature.
Artisans in India forge iron into these uniquely shaped bicycle bookends. The bicycle is split right in half with the cool details like a handlebar basket and splashguard on the back tire.
Size: 7in. h x 4in. w x 2 1/2in. d
Beautiful oceanic blue telephone wire is skillfully woven into a round bowl with base. Handmade in South Africa.
Size: 8" wide, 3.5" deep
** Learn more about Bridge for Africa and the artisans who made this product.
If you look closely, you'll notice the tiny elephant sitting inside the large one in our Double Carved Elephant (Second photo shows the smaller elephant, figure comes like the first/main photo with smaller elephant covered). This traditional carving is skillfully done by hand from one piece of stone. The raised trunk is a symbol for good luck.
Material: Gorara stone
Size: 4 in. l x 1 1/2 in. w x 3 1/4 in. h.
The ideal spice blend for slow-cooked or braised dishes with lamb, young goat, chicken or pork. Rub onto meat coated with a little oil and leave to marinade for an hour or two before grilling, or dry fry a generous grinding before adding to couscous with slivers of almond and dried apricots.
Ingredients: Sea salt, sesame seeds, fennel seeds, coriander seeds, black peppercorns, aniseed, cassia (a variety of cinnamon), ginger, clove, garlic, onion, star aniseed pieces.