Handmade Herringbone Knitting Basket

Bring eclectic flair to your home with this hand-woven basket, made in Senegal from cattails.
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Leslie Mittelberg

$48.00

created by

Leslie Mittelberg

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Brimming with inspiration for your own knit creations, Leslie Mittelberg's vibrant basket offers all the eclectic flair of an open air bazaar. Perfect for holding colorful skeins of yarn or even a stack of your favorite glossy magazines, each basket is hand-woven in Senegal from cattails and plastic strips to bind them together. Keep next to the sofa, desk, or bed as a catchall that lends a bold pop of color. Handmade in Senegal.

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Made in Senegal

After being a world traveler for many years, Leslie Mittelberg stumbled upon Africa. As soon as she stepped onto the soil, she knew she was going to have a long-term love affair with this continent. The vast, wild and rich culture invaded her heart and forever altered her conservative mindset. She is blessed with both incredibly devoted suppliers and staff, all committed to the same cause. Their passion is to educate, improve livelihoods and bring independence to rural African communities. Her artist group is currently involved in direct product development work in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Mozambique, South Africa, Ghana, Senegal, Mali, Burkina Faso and Sudan, and they are a proud member of the Fair Trade Federation.

Handmade
Made from
Typha Stalks (cattails), Plastic Strips
Measurements
Approx. 18" L x 10" W x 11" H
Care
Wipe clean with a dry or damp cloth.
Item ID
25483

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5.0

Large sized well constructed basket

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from Seattle WA

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Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Durable

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about UncommonGoods Handmade Herringbone Knitting Basket:

      Was larger than expected, but will work fine. Very well made and attractive.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes
      • Who was the recipient of this product?:
      • Other
      • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
      • Christmas or Hanukkah

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      5.0

      Great Basket!

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      from Charlotte, N.C.

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      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Durable
      • Lots Of Storage

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Bedroom

        Comments about UncommonGoods Handmade Herringbone Knitting Basket:

        I love this basket! It is very well made and roomy. I use it to hold my yarn for whatever knitting project I am working on. It is also beautiful.

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        • No
        • Who was the recipient of this product?:
        • Self
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        • Other

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        5.0

        Excellent purchase

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        from Gainesville, Fl

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        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Lots Of Storage
        • Versatile

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Living Room
          • Office

          Comments about UncommonGoods Handmade Herringbone Knitting Basket:

          Larger than I expected but will easily hold my wife's knitting supplies with plenty of room left over. Very well made, fits with her knitting accessories.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes
          • Who was the recipient of this product?:
          • Wife
          • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
          • Birthday

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