The colours from the African Veld, rustic with neutral hues , to fit in anywhere. The African artwork for these baskets are world renowned, own one today!
These inventive weavers start their work with a thick wire at the top rim of the basket and then work their way down, pulling each wire taut against a form to create the basket’s shape.These unique baskets are especially functional and can be washed in warm, soapy water, easy to clean and last forever!!
About the wire Recycled wire was used extensively but not anymore because of its scarcity and also due to the wire being re-used, the basket is of a lesser quality. Weavers are now using an annealed steel core wire that looks just like telephone wire as it is more economical for them.The wire used today is custom manufactured in special colours using some recycled and all lead-free materials.