Petite Palm Shopper | The Little Market
Petite Palm Shopper | The Little Market

Palm Shopper - Petite

$ 28.00

HANDMADE IN GHANA

This market basket is hand-woven from palm fronds and trimmed with cognac tan leather—perfect for toting all your fresh market finds.

Every purchase supports weavers in the Bolgatanga region of Ghana who are preserving a traditional technique while earning a sustainable income.

Handmade Palm Fronds & Leather Oversized Petite Basket | Tan

DETAILS

  • Approximately 10" tall x 13" wide
  • Materials: elephant grass and leather
  • Care instructions: Spot clean. Do not expose to moisture.
  • As with all handmade items, variations will occur.
MEET THE ARTISAN
BOLGA BASKET WEAVERS
Located in: Ghana
In the Bolgatanga region of Ghana, artisans weave baskets by hand using a thick, tough elephant grass and while earning a sustainable income. Basket weaving in the Upper East Region serves as an example of the craft skills of women in the North, and each colorful basket can take up to a week to finish. A classic icon of African craftsmanship, Bolga baskets from Ghana are known for their durability, unique patterns, and vibrant colors.
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Located in: Ghana
Handwoven from locally sourced materials
Handwoven from locally sourced materials
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HELPING TO CLOSE THE GLOBAL POVERTY GAP
EMPOWERING WOMEN
SUPPORTING SMALL BUSINESSES
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