Pacific Storage Baskets

$120.00

Bring a relaxed, coastal design to your storage needs with our beautiful, nautical-inspired baskets in marine blue, white and natural tones with macrame rope handles. 

The Dharma Door's Pacific Collection of storage baskets and totes are handcrafted by artisans working for fair trade organizations in various regions throughout Bangladesh. These organizations provide craft skills training, entrepreneurial assistance, environmentally-friendly raw materials and sustainable opportunities for some of the most marginalised women in Bangladesh. They pay a fair price for the handcrafted products and sell them to local and foreign markets.

Available in two sizes, medium and laundry, and two colors of hand loomed fabrics in navy or natural with white stripes.  The basket fabric is a handwoven blend of jute and cotton, the inside lining is handwoven natural cotton and the handles are a jute macrame. Laundry basket dimensions: 15" diameter x 19" high, medium basket dimensions:  15" diameter x 12" high.

Bangladesh

Bangladesh

The Dharma Door jute bags are handcrafted by artisans working with Fair Trade organization in various regions throughout Bangladesh. These organizations provide craft skills development training, entrepreneurial assistance, environmentally-friendly raw materials and sustainable opportunities for some of the most marginalised women in Bangladesh. They pay a fair price for the handcrafted products and sell them to local and foreign markets. In addition to the handicrafts activities, the organization operates a social empowerment program, aiming to enhance and improve the social and humanitarian aspects of the artisans and encourage self-reliance through further education.