This shallow storage basket is handmade using natural sisal with a single blue stripe. Hand woven using traditional techniques in Kasigau, a beautiful part of Kenya blooming with baobab trees, cattle and red sand paths, all dotted around the impressive, flat topped Mt Kasigau.
Read more about the women weavers of Kasigau here.
The sale of our baskets encourages the craft of basket weaving to continue being handed down from generation to generation and provides an alternative to poaching and farming during drought.
Our XS baskets are perfect to add a decorative addition to your home or work desk. The perfect size for keeping trinkets, jewellery, change and keys or use in the kitchen to store dried chillies or eggs. Crafters will also find these baskets a handy size to keep repair kits, needles and threads.
*if using for plants, take your plant out of the basket to water and place a small saucer or plastic bag in the base to avoid your basket getting wet after watering.
Measurements: Top diameter 17cm / Base diameter 13cm / Height 5cm
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