Gather the family around the table and pass the bread with this lovely traditional basket. You'll be passing a piece of history. Your new bread basket is handcrafted by a cooperative in rural Uganda, using techniques that require precision and skill. No harmful substances will reach your sourdough loaf from this piece – it's woven from locally sourced natural fibers like milet straw, banana fiber and raffia, and dyed with local plant extracts. As each knot and loop is made by skilled hands and every straw is its own, no two baskets are exactly alike. A one-of-a-kind bread basket for those all-important family meals.
DIMENSIONS: approx. 6.5"W x 7.5"H x 2.75"D
MATERIALS: Local fiber (milet straw, banana fiber & raffia)
COLOR: Vibrant colors come from natural dyes extracted from local plants such as marigold, Akalamata-madder, omusorooro-indigo, omufooka, cosmos flower
Handcrafted in an ethical, fair trade environment by a cooperative of women located in rural Uganda The techniques used to create this one-of-a-kind piece requires patience, precision & great skills. Each basket takes weeks to complete. Your purchase of handcrafted items helps preserve craft traditions worldwide. Due to the handcrafted technique, slight variations in color and size are to be expected
Spot clean with a damp cloth
Do not wash or submerge in water
We want you to love all your handcrafted pieces from OL--- so, we offer FREE RETURNS and EXCHANGES!
Shipping is FREE on all orders shipped to any destination within the continental USA. Orders are processed within 2-3 business days.
You can return / or exchange any new, undamaged items within 15 days of the shipping confirmation email. We reserve the right to deny a returned item should it no longer appear salable or does not meet our return standards.
Final Sale purchases cannot be returned or exchanged.
Sale items can only be returned for STORE CREDIT.
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