This lidded laundry basket is woven with kaisa grass and decorated with colourful jute thread, it also comes in a small and medium bowl shape.
Size: d40 x h55 cm
This lidded laundry basket is woven with kaisa grass and decorated with colourful jute thread, it also comes in a small and medium bowl shape. Baskets are commonly made from kaisa because of the sturdy nature of the grass, making these baskets robust enough for everyday use. Hand crafted by skilled weavers working with Dhaka Handicrafts, one of our fair trade partners in Bangladesh.
Who made this?
Dhaka Handicrafts, Bangladesh
Dhaka Handicrafts creates income opportunities for economically deprived rural artisan families leading them towards self-reliance. Family welfare and development, gender equality issues and women’s leadership are actively promoted, with approximately 16,000 people benefiting through Dhaka Handicrafts’ work with 3,200 producers.
NZ$ 89.90 inc GST
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