Maasai inspired "wishing sticks" will add a little Kenyan spark to your stocking stuffers.åÊ
Make a wish as you twirl the jingling sticks before hanging them on your Christmas tree or hooking them to your key ring. Sticks measure 4.5" long.
Each set comes in little khanga print baggie.åÊ
These glass bead accessories were designed and made by the Osotwa Women‰۪s Group. Beading is a tradition in the Maasai community. Osotwa is the Maasai word for ‰Û÷kinship love‰۪ and is one of the two pillars of Maasai society. The second pillar being 'enkanyit' or respect. The 14 members of Osotwa live in a small manyaea (homestead) next to the Mombasa Highway in Southeast Kenya.åÊ
These handicrafts provide an income for women that desperately need one. Also, by providing livelihoods for people that live near wildlife habitats, we fight destruction in the area.åÊ