Rural Kamba women in Kenya hand-weave these classic shoppers from tough sisal fibers. Sisal grows well in the semi-arid climate of eastern Kenya, and its spiky leaves contain long fibers that can be extracted for weaving.? approximate size:?16 x 16" care: easily reshape your tote?by lightly spraying with water, press i. PLEASE NOTE: our baskets are shipped from our artisans packed down to save on shipping costs. Easily reshape your basket by spraying with water, press into shape by hand, then let dry.