Modern home goods that are all handmade by artisans in Egypt with local, natural materials. Every purchase empowers artisans and preserves culture, providing sustainable employment to keep their time-honored craftsmanship alive.
The Shams palm basket is a cute little basket to store trinkets and add a natural touch to your decor.
Our baskets are handcrafted using local materials, time-honored techniques and some genuine artisan skill. We collaborate with a cooperative of 170 women in the Fayoum oasis of Egypt, helping them earn a dignified living in a fair trade environment.
|MEASUREMENTS Approximately 3.5" L x .53" W x 4" H|
|MATERIAL 100% Egyptian palm leaves hand-woven around a straw base|
|COLOR Palm leaves are a natural dried material which has slight color variations and occasional hints of muted green|
|ORIGIN Fayoum, Egypt|
|CARE Our palm baskets are sturdy and made to withstand daily use. Wipe with a damp cloth if needed. Due to changes in humity, sometimes the lids may be a tight fit. Wait for the humidity to change, or take the item out of a humid area such as a bathroom.|
|MADE IN SMALL BATCHES Due to the handcrafted nature of Baladi Home products, slight variations and imperfections are normal, to be expected, and enhance the authenticity.|