Large Striped Storage Basket - Black | The Little Market
Striped Storage Baskets - Black | The Little Market
Small Striped Storage Basket - Black | The Little Market

Striped Storage Basket - Midnight Blue

$ 108.00

HANDMADE IN GHANA

Stash away household belongings with beautiful, functional baskets that you can place on the floor to contain clutter, style on shelves to maximize storage space, and pair with your favorite greens as a planter. This handwoven basket was created with tough elephant grass, making it sturdy and durable.

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

Striped Storage Basket | Midnight Blue + Natural | Made in Ghana

Size:
Small

DETAILS

  • Small: approximately 15" wide x 17.5" tall (15" tall without handle)
  • Large: approximately 17" wide x 20.5" tall (17" tall without handle)
  • Materials: thick, tough elephant grass and natural dyes
  • Care instructions: Spot clean using minimal water. Dab (do not rub) using an undyed paper towel or cloth to prevent the colors from bleeding. Dry completely to avoid molding. To preserve the natural colors and stop fading, do not place in direct sunlight.
  • 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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