Telephone Wire Coasters
Hand made from Telephone wire
Can be washed with warm water & soap
Each piece is unique and the designs may vary
The Zulu people have long been associated with their skill and artistry in fashioning coasters from the native plants and grasses of their homeland as well as for their intricate and culturally important bead work.
The original idea to use recycled telephone wire for baskets reportedly came from security workers on the graveyard shift in South Africa factories. To while away the hours, they would often wind and weave brightly colored bits of telephone wire around their nightsticks.