Natural Elephant Grass Bicycle Basket

Natural Elephant Grass Bicycle Basket

Regular price $68.00 Sale

Basket weavers in Ghana, West Africa, create this rustic bicycle basket from stiff stalks of elephant grass. Vegan (faux) leather straps are included for attaching to bicycle handlebars (color of straps may vary). Sold singly. Because this is a handcrafted item, each may vary slightly.

Crafted from: Elephant grass, dye

Dimensions: 12.5"L x 8.5"W x 9"H

For more than 25 years, Swahili has been showcasing modern African artistry through an evolving collection of beautiful handmade baskets, furniture, sculpture, wooden bowls, jewelry and accessories. They design products cooperatively with their artisan partners to preserve traditional craft forms and appeal to modern lifestyles.

Swahili is a member of the Fair Trade Federation and a Shared Interest fair trade buyer. They believe that the exchange of handcrafted goods should uplift skilled artisans and inspire conscientious collectors. Many of their products are crafted from natural or recycled materials. Others highlight the vibrance of modern African culture and the immense creativity of artisan entrepreneurs across the continent.