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Jute Basket

Jute Basket

$25.00

A wonderfully strong and deep jute basket with beautiful red stiched handles.
The basket is eco-friendly, and can be used to carry dolls or to store blocks in.

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Product Description

A wonderfully strong and deep jute basket with beautiful red stiched handles.
The basket is eco-friendly, and can be used to carry dolls or to store blocks in.

Jute a natural fibre, obtained from the bark of the jute plant has remarkable strength and durability. It is fully biodegradable. A hectare of jute plants consumes about 15 tonnes of carbon dioxide and releases 11 tonnes of oxygen.
As each basket is handmade in a village in Bangladesh, each basket is unique.
The story of the producer group accompanies each basket.

Size of basket
Width approx. 35 cms
Approximate height (without handles) 11cms.
Height with handles approx. 25 cms.

Purchased from the fair trade organization SHOHOJOGITA , a Bangladesh word which means “helping each other”. The principal vision is to help the rural poor, widowed, divorced and helpless women by creating employment for them.
SHOHOJOGITA is a non-profitable and non-government social development organization .

SHOHOJOGITA dreams to establish a free society from exploitation, oppression and injustice as well as a society, where each individual will be able to live in peace and harmony.

Additional Information

Dimensions 35 x 25 cm