Weaved from the stalks of cattails and recycled plastic strips from a nearby prayer mat making factory, using varying shades of plastic strip to carefully adorn the basket with an intricate and captivating design. Two strong leather handles and a fitted lid complete this beautiful piece. African laundry hampers bring beautiful artisan craftsmanship into our living spaces. These laundry hampers are hand woven by an association of more than 100 rural Wolof women in the West African nation of Senegal. Through a project that started as a collaboration with the Peace Corps, rural Wolof women are uplifting their communities via export partnership.
Sold singly. Because this is a handcrafted item, each will vary slightly.
Size: 18"D x 30"T
Materials: Typha (cattail) stalks, plastic
Handmade in Senegal