The ultimate ethical baby gift and a stylish addition to any nursery, this beautiful baby bassinet, handwoven from stalks of elephant grass, can easily be toted wherever a busy parent needs to go. It can also be transitioned to a storage basket once baby’s outgrown the basket.
Swahili Modern is a fair-trade company that partners with local artisans in multiple African countries to create beautiful items for your home.
Approximately 28″ L x 18″ W x 12″ H (to top of basket), 18″ H (to top of handles)
Material: 100% Elephant Grass; leather handle
Handwoven with care by the women of Ghana
*Handcrafted Product Disclaimer*
This product is handmade, one at a time, using natural materials. It is therefore impossible to produce identical products even though they are crafted by professionals. We believe that the natural imperfections and blemishes are what make this product charming and unique, we hope you do too!
This item is flattened for more economical shipping. To reshape gently spritz with water until damp, not soaking, to readjust into the desired shape. Once damp, you can also fill the basket with blankets and leave over night to get that nice round shape. This may take a few tries, so don’t lose heart!
CAUTION: This product is suitable only for babies who cannot sit up unaided, roll over, or push up on their hands and knees and designed for stationary naptime use. Although very sturdy, this is not a carrying device, and babies must be carried separately from the basket when being moved. It should not be placed on slippery surfaces. Do not leave baby unattended in the basket.