Small Lidded Senegal Basket with Red Accents
Betsy and Iya
1777 NW 24th Avenue
Portland OR 97210
Oh, the endless functionality of baskets! Not only will these handwoven vessels hold a variety of objects, the proceeds from each sale are allocated directly to the female basket makers in West Africa to develop their skills as part of the Dioum Basket project.
Each is one of a kind and there is only one of each variant available.
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ABOUT THE VENDOR- DIOUM BASKETS:
Astou Dioum has been in the basket business for over 27 years Her dream is to empower women, and the growth her business has made is incredible. When she first began, she could only provide 2-3 months of work to the people in her village in Senegal. Now, the baskets we buy bring almost year-round work to 300 women and family members.
Materials: Made from sweet grass and recycled plastic.