Pom Pom Shopping Basket
Handwoven holga shopping basket features the art of traditional Indian basket weaving in an attractive, modern design with a playful pom pom accent.
Master artisans in Bangladesh harvest holga plants and dry the leaves into strips which are skillfully hand braided and woven into beautiful, durable pieces.
Hogla leaves are one of the most sustainable materials that nature has provided. Sustainable, eco friendly design honors the spirit of resourcefulness found within our artisan communities.
Measurements: 19.25" L, 7" W, 12.5" H; 10.5" Strap Drop
Materials: Natural fiber (grass/leaves), wool
Country of Origin: India*Due to the artisanal nature of this product, color and size may vary.
THE STORY BEHIND THE PRODUCT
Artisan Organization: Matr Boomie
Matr Boomie is a wholesale fair trade collection from India that marries modern design sensibility with inspiring traditional art forms, bringing people and cultures closer together.
They began in 2006 with the mission of creating opportunities for women and minorities to realize their creative, economic and leadership potential. Since then they have grown their network to empower 20,000 artisans in 40 partner communities throughout India. Their passion has enabled them to build a credible force in the Fair Trade market while making critical differences in the lives of partner artisans, their families and communities.