Traditional Black Stripe Grass Basket

£60.00

These ethical storage baskets are hand woven in Tanzania from local milulu grass. Natural and stylish with graphic black stripes. The reeds used to produce these woven storage baskets are often found in swamps and riverbeds, but also grown specifically for basket weaving. It's leaves are cut, split, dyed and dried before weaving begins. Available in 3 different sizes, perfect for storing anything from cotton buds to toys. The weavers themselves use these baskets in their homes in Tanzania for keeping kitchen staples like maize and beans dry.

 

Material: 100% Milulu grass 

Dimensions:  S: Height: 18-22 cm M: Height: 24-28 cm L: Height: 30-34 cm

Please note sizes vary due to the hand made nature of these products