We call our hand coiled bamboo bowls the SPIRA collection, as the bamboo strips are spiralled and coiled into bowls by hand using no machines whatsoever. It is a skill that has been passed down for generations in South East Asia, in particular Vietnam, Thailand and Laos. There are millions of hectares of sustainable and wild bamboo forests that provide an income and a means for the villagers and rural communities. They use bamboo to make fish nets, bow and arrows, baskets, stools, tables, bowls and much more