nutmeg bolga basket – large
Great for toting books, blankets, or groceries, the bolga basket does it all! Made from Elephant Grass, this basket is sturdy and durable, and the leather handle gives it a gentle grip.
Swahili Modern is a fair-trade company that partners with local artisans in multiple African countries to create beautiful and traditional woven baskets.
*This basket is folded and packed down to allow for more economic shipping and must be reshaped upon arrival.
Thoroughly wet the basket with cold water (to prevent the dye from bleeding). Press and smooth the basket to the desired shape. Shake out excess water, then set in a warm place to dry. Do not place a wet basket on a surface onto which the dye may transfer. Repeat as needed.
Approximately 17″ Diameter x 12″ H
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!