Swahili African Modern

Set of Three Black Hampers with Black Leather Trim

$365
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• Please note this product is final sale due to its size and shipping weight
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Handmade in Senegal

• Materials: natural grass, upcycled plastic

• Large: 16"D x 31"T, Medium: 14"D x 24"T, Small: 12"D x 20"T

These handcrafted baskets may vary slightly as compared to the the photos, as each set is unique.

    Handwoven in rural Senegal by talented Wolof women who utilize abundant cattail stalks and strips of salvaged plastic, these baskets provide beautiful storage for the home. Leather trim with a cross-stitch pattern and handles elevate each basket's style and increase durability.

    Swahili African Modern showcases the brilliance of modern African design through an exquisite collection of artisan-crafted home decor. All Swahili African Modern’s baskets and hampers are hand-woven by the Wolof women of Senegal who are traditional, artisan basket weavers. Each basket and hamper is made with natural cattails and reeds, accented by colorful strips of plastic from used prayer mats.

    Swahili African Modern’s women artisans weave baskets from the comfort of their villages and are paid well above the living wage. Through the creation of these heritage products, Swahili African Modern helps the Wolof women find a more secure market for their handmade baskets and build greater prosperity in the region. As a result, women have become the primary source of income for their families and communities. Since Swahili African Modern began working in Senegal in 2008 they’ve helped the Wolof women sell thousands of their baskets to stores and individuals around the world. Swahili African Modern is fair trade certified by Fair Trade Federation.

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    Returns for store credit or your first exchange per eligible full price item* are always free. We are happy to provide you with one free return shipping label. Returns for refund and subsequent exchange orders are subject to a $6 per item shipping fee. You must initiate your return/exchange within 15 days of receiving your order. Discounted and sale items up to 40% off are eligible for exchange or store credit within 15 days of delivery.

    All returns and exchanges must be unworn, unwashed, unused, and in original condition with tags to be eligible for return. Refunds or exchanges will not be issued for returned items that have been used or show signs of visible wear.

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