Navy Twist Basket


Handmade beauty from Ugandan traditional artisans. The interior fibre forming the core of each coil is banana fibre, around which raffia palm is wrapped. With each wrapping,the fibre is threaded through the previous coil to form the basket. Raffia fibers are used in textiles, basket-making, rope-making, garden string, construction and for roofing.

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Product Details

  • Material: banana fibre, raffia palm
  • Dimensions: 30 cm D x 8 cm H
  • Colour(s): navy, light blue, cream
  • SKU: 4803230

Product Care

Vacuum clean as needed, or wipe with a wet cloth and allow to dry.

About the Artisan

Uganda Crafts is an organization managed by the disadvantaged to help the disadvantaged: many of the artisans are physically disabled, widowed or suffering from HIV/AIDS. Approximately 85% of Uganda Craft's artisans are women.


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I use this basket as functional art at the office: it is a beautiful addition to my desktop and is a great way to offer my colleagues chocolate! Bright, cheery and high quality construction.

Ten Thousand Villages reply (Dec 13, 2018):
Thank you for your product review, Karen. We're glad you love your Navy Twist Basket! Enjoy!
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