Fair Trade White Farmer's Market Basket
Fair Trade White Farmer's Market Basket

Round Basket - White

$ 32.00

HANDMADE IN SENEGAL

Hold your stationery and work supplies on any shelf in this basket. It's been hand-woven from cattail stalks and recycled plastic, and it will last for years.

Each purchase supports the Wolof Weavers of Senegal.

Handwoven Grass & Recycled Plastic Round Basket, Fair Trade | White

DETAILS

  • Approximately 11" wide, 5" tall
  • As with all handmade items, slight variations will occur
  • Care instructions: Wipe the basket with a damp cloth. If you choose to use soap, please use it lightly to avoid saturating the basket and the stalks located inside the coils.
MEET THE ARTISAN
WOLOF WEAVERS OF SENEGAL
Located in: Senegal
The women of Wolof Weavers of Senegal preserve the coil style of basket weaving by passing the technique across generations. Using thick local grasses and strips of recycled plastic, the artisans craft baskets and hampers that generate income critical to sustaining their families. Wolof Weavers is a cooperative effort of over 100 highly skilled women weaving in nine villages.
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Located in: Senegal
Handwoven with locally sourced materials
Handwoven with locally sourced materials
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