Wolof Weavers of Senegal

Wolof Weavers of Senegal

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The women of Wolof Weavers of Senegal are proud to preserve the coil style of basket weaving by passing the technique from generation to generation. Using thick local grasses and strips of recycled plastic in the traditional technique, 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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Mini Whimsical Basket - White

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Add charm to your desk or bookshelf with this pint-sized basket. It's been hand-woven from cattail stalks and recycled plastic, and it can last for years. Each purchase supports the...

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  • Basket height 3"; Lid height  3.5"; diameter 5"
  • 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.

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Small Basket - White

$ 36.00

Items without a home have just found their perfect storage place with this stylish basket. It’s been hand-woven with durable cattail stalks and plastic, and made to last. Each purchase...
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  • Approximately 8.5" wide, 8.5" 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.

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Bath Bin - White

$ 38.00

Hide trash in this beautiful waste basket. Hand-woven from cattail stalks and recycled plastic, this bin is durable and eco-friendly. Each purchase empowers the Wolof Weavers of Senegal. Details Approximately...

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  • Approximately 13" tall x 12" deep x 10" diameter (at bottom) x 12" diameter (at top)
  • As with all handmade items, 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.

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Whimsical Basket - White

$ 48.00

This charming basket offers a storage solution that's as pretty as it is practical. It's hand-woven from cattail stalks and recycled plastic, and it will last for years. Each purchase...
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Details

  • Basket height 7"; lid height 8"; diameter 11"
  • As with all handmade items, 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.

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Country: Senegal

COUNTRY: SENEGAL

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Technique: Basket Weaving

TECHNIQUE: BASKET WEAVING

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