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 small items or to add a punch of bohemian decor to one's home (or as an Easter basket!).Each purchase of a Bolga Basket, supports the indigenous livelihoods of Ghana's poor, empowering them to earn a sustainable income through entrepreneurship and export of their crafts.
Measures approximately 8" Diameter, 5" Tall (plus handle)
Each basket is handmade, so slight variance in color + design will occur- that's part of the beauty!
Bolga Baskets are shipped folded and flattened. They are easy to reshape by simply submerging in water, reshape by hand and leave to dry!