These woven necklaces are hand weaved using traditional techniques passed down from generation to generation. Traditionally given as a gift from gunii (mother) to ngamurr (daughter), miimi (sister) to tidda (sister), baagii (grandmother) to granddaughter, walgan (aunty) to niece, wambanhiiya (cousin) to wambanhiiya, maliyaa (friend) to maliyaa. You would place something special inside the basket and give it as a gift.
Each necklace is handmade by Kamilaroi Kooma woman Natasha Rossington
. Please note: These necklaces are handmade so the size and colours may vary slightly from the images.Product:
Handmade Woven Tidda (Sister) Basket NecklaceMaterials:
Hand dyed and Coloured Raffia, Coloured Waxed Thread, Queensland and Victorian Quandong seedsSizing:
Basket varies between 3.5cm to 5.5cmArtist: Natasha RossingtonColour: