Spirals of blue take flight in shades colored raffia. The interior fiber forming the core of each coil is banana fiber, around which raffia palm is wrapped. With each wrapping, the fiber is threaded through the previous coil to form the basket. Raffia fibers are used in textiles, basket-making, rope-making, garden string, construction, and for roofing. Handcrafted by fair-trade artisans in Uganda.