Jute Laundry Basket – Charcoal

$195.00

A practical piece for those who appreciate natural fibres and handcrafted work. Great for storing toys, wood, laundry, newspapers and much more! Our jute baskets are handwoven by women working within a Fair Trade program in Bangladesh. These talented women combine traditional weaving styles with contemporary designs and natural materials. Our baskets are durable, eco-friendly and the natural colour will work well in most decors. 

Material: Jute (a sustainable plant) naturally dyed charcoal colour using seeds. 

Dimensions:  Diameter approx 38cm and height approx 51cm.  Due to the handcrafted production of this basket, the soft sides and the natural fibers, sizes may vary slightly. 

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Description

The Dharma Door brings high quality designer Fair Trade homewares to an audience that values contemporary design. Their team travels the world to find the most highly skilled Fair Trade artisans, using only the best quality raw materials, to bring you an exclusive range of baskets and homewares that bridge contemporary styling with time honoured traditional production methods.

Not only are you purchasing a beautifully designed and impeccably crafted product, you are engaging with a product that tells a story with every stitch and every fiber. 

Through their partnerships with village men and women, The Dharma Door brings needed resources to remote villages while ensuring that traditional skills aren’t lost in the modern consumer environment. We value the unrivalled quality of products that such partnerships create, and we are proud to be actively promoting Fair Trade ethics to a growing audience in search of something that is made to last, and wanting something that tells a bigger story than just the item itself. Brand History

The Dharma Door products are made by hand using traditional techniques in modern forms. All of the artisans work within Fair Trade groups focusing on providing healthcare, education and fair wages. Every item produced is beautifully designed and impeccably crafted by hand.

It is the mission of The Dharma Door to bring Fair Trade goods to a new marketplace, bridging the gap between ethical production and contemporary style. They believe that our choices as consumers make a difference in the world, from the food we buy, to the products we use & love in our home, small actions lead to big change.