The original traditional Kenyan basket, laboriously crafted from thin hand-twisted sisal fibres that are dyed using natural plants. The groups producing these baskets have creative freedom, weaving patterns of their choice with a natural colour palette - making each one unique.
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- Ethically sourced, working directly with weaving cooperatives
- Handmade in rural Kenya, Ghana & Zimbabwe
- S: 17-20cm, M: 20-23 cm, L: 27-30cm (approx heights)
Use your basket for organising, tidying, or displaying your favourite collections around the home. From plant pot cover to rustic bedroom storage, gathering bathroom essentials or keeping your living space tidy.
The Basket Room is an ethical lifestyle brand, specialising in handwoven baskets and accessories made in Africa. They work directly with weaving cooperatives in rural Kenya, Ghana & Zimbabwe to create these versatile and beautiful handwoven baskets,
Their main goal is to create access to market for these talented weavers, to provide them with a sustainable income and the recognition they deserve, whilst preserving an age-old tradition. Many of the weavers rely on subsistence farming, but when crops fail during dry periods, they turn to the art of weaving as an essential alternative revenue. Their unique perspective allows TBR to provide a truly ethical product with minimum outside involvement. Photographs of the weavers with each basket enhances the connection between maker and buyer, and highlights the transparent supply chain.
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