Behind the scenes, it's interesting to see the contrast: African weaving is a centuries-old tradition. In recent years, remote villagers have become really good at making non-traditional products to meet new interests.
Dog beds, cat beds and wine caddies may be unusual in a village setting but they're a welcome way to spread love for the craft and bring tangible income.
Photo #1 shows good friends -- the owners of Hygge Life in Vail. Riley the ultra-comfy dog is courtesy of Revampt in Cherry Creek, Colorado.
Wholesale price: $99
Approximate size: 27x17x11