These are produced by local women. They are cultural and practical, made in varieties of shapes and sizes. They can be used for variety of purposes such as handbags, beach bags carrier bags and also for the storage of clothes.
The handbags are produced from natural reeds (raffia) and sisal and are woven then stitched for improved quality. They are finished by an application of clear varnish, color spraying and blending with other materials namely leather, hessian cloth, beads, shells, buttons and fasteners such as zips.