Rainbow Stripe Basket
Rainbow Stripe Basket
Rainbow Stripe Basket
Rainbow Stripe Basket
Rainbow Stripe Basket

Rainbow Stripe Basket

£28.00
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Rainbow Stripe Senegalese Grain Basket
​​​​​​​Wow...is what we thought when we saw these. The colours are strong and vibrant and you can't help but smile at the happiness this amazing basket evokes. We instantly found a use for one in our kitchen, now known as the Happy Fruit Basket! Strong and sturdy it will be a centrepiece on the table for years to come. Ideal as a bread basket ready for BBQ days it is sure to be a conversation starter with your guests. Supporting Fair Trade and merging modern materials and traditional weaving skills.
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Women in rural Senegal craft these vibrant baskets from cattail stalks and strips of plastic often from recycled prayer mats. Weaving baskets allows the women of the household to contribute to the family's income while preserving traditional craft forms.

Origin: Senegal

Size: 36 cm diameter by 7 cm high

Materials: Typha (cattail) stalks, plastic

Sold singly. Because this is a handcrafted item, each will vary slightly.

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