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Storage Baskets Bonakele Black


Contemporary Storage Baskets

Unique Piece – SOLD

These large decorative storage baskets are hand woven in Swaziland from indigenous and renewable grasses. They are perfect for storing magazines, toys, towels, throws and plants with a water tray under the plant pot.  The neutral natural and black colour scheme works well in a contemporary setting.

Gone Rural has taken a traditional craft and renewed it with contemporary designs creating striking handcrafted baskets to cherish. Gone Rural is a social enterprise founded in the 1970s, which works with over 750 artisans in 13 groups across Swaziland – from young women to gogos (grandmothers) and often with three generations of women from one family. Gone Rural provides its artisans with self-employed, home-based work, empowering them with a sustainable income, which allows them to fulfill their traditional duties and look after their families. Purchases help support Gone Rural Bomake (meaning women) a not for profit organization which provides health, education, and empowerment programmes in Swaziland.

Material Lutindzi grass, Lucazi grass, Sisal fibre

Size: 32cm base diameter, 34cm height (12.5″ x 13.3″)

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