a natural from spring to summerIn a range of unique weaves and spring-through-summer colors, these handcrafted beauties are a laid-back, stylish counterpoint to lightweight, sunny-weather clothing. Discover Madagascar Straw Collection
Raffia: A naturally occurring fiber from tropical palms native to Africa, raffia is one of the most sought-after straws in the world. technique crochet Artisans first hand wax the fibers to make them easier to manipulate, and then hand crochet the shells. Depending on the bag’s complexity, this may take between 7 and 14 hours. The shells are then quality checked to ensure they are of the highest quality. technique weaving Every detail, including the pattern of the weave, is exclusive to Brighton. To keep bags consistent in size and shape, they are woven on wooden blocks. Every shell takes between 12 and 20 hours to weave.