We have all heard of the Zulu tribe of South Africa, And we have all heard of their most famous king, Shaka. They are legendary warriors who fought with spear and shield the great colonizing British army. But what many don't know is the tribe is renowned for its art, particularly basket weaving.
The tribe for hundreds of years has used grasses and native plants to make baskets. But more recently, they have taken to recycling a modern convenience, the telephone wire . These basket are made by pulling the wire taut and are very functional and easily clean.