Fair Trade, handmade basket from Bolgatanga; Ghana. These beautiful and useful baskets are made from the tall, locally sourced elephant grass which is bountiful during the rainy season.
This basket is great for storing items or to add a punch of bohemian décor to one's home. Use your basket at a farmers market, collecting items from your garden, to store toys or other smaller items, or to bring your picnic to the park! Bolga baskets stand up to use, practical, sustainable, remain functional, and beautiful for years.
Each purchase of a Bolga Basket, supports the indigenous livelihoods of Ghana's weavers, empowering them to earn a sustainable income through entrepreneurship and export of their crafts.
Approximately 11"-13" Diameter x 10" Tall (plus leather handle)
Each basket is handmade, so slight variance in color + design will occur- that's part of the beauty!
Please note: Our Bolga Baskets are shipped flat. To reshape simple lightly spray with water, being careful to not get the leather handle wet, reshape as desired and leave to dry!