Large Green & Blue U-Shopper Yikene - Ghana Beach Tote Bag/Basket - Brown Handles
Artisans in the Bolgatanga region of Ghana weave these beautiful and durable shoppers from thick, tough elephant grass. Bolga baskets stand up to use and abuse and remain functional and beautiful for years.
- Beach basket. it is the perfect size to fit towels, sunscreen, sandals, snacks and sunglasses.
- Picnic baskets as they can easily fit a picnic blanket, drinks and snacks for the perfect picnic.
- The leather wrapped handle adds to the durability.
- Perfect for shopping at your favorite market
- lovely decorative piece for the bohemian inspired home.
- Approximate size: 17"-19" Across
This item is fairly made in Africa. Each artisan is able to work from the comfort of their own home and community. The fair payment they receive will not be reduced by traveling expenses, childcare costs or haggled prices. The artisans use their earnings to put food on the table and pay educational expenses for their children.
Basket Preparation: Spray water and let it air dry. Video on how to reshape the baskets: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wOdYBPr93PM
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