A beautiful, tightly woven storage basket, perfect for laundry, toys, towels. Hand woven in Ghana from our own design. Small 7"x14"; Medium 9"x16"; Large 11"x20"
The Classic French market basket-- our signature design, now wildly popular! Our sturdy market tote is handwoven from date palm leaf, with a double-woven top edge for extra sturdy finish....
Hand woven jute baskets, made in Bangladesh. Lined with cotton, with a small pocket. Large enough for laundry, market or beach. 16"x13"
Medina Mercantile offers high quality, well designed goods for your home and lifestyle. We are committed to working with artisans around the world, and in the United States, to support artists and crafts people directly. We look for products that are beautiful, primarily, and beautifully made, but we don't buy anything that is not made with the highest integrity-- our overseas suppliers work with women's collectives in Bangladesh, farmer artisan weavers in Morocco, and local artists close to our home in the Blue Ridge of Virginia.
We are so excited to be entering a new phase with Medina: no longer just Medina Baskets-- now Medina Mercantile! As we found more and more gorgeous goods to add to our collection, we found that Medina Baskets limited our scope; while we will always keep baskets as our featured products, we also want to be able to include the many beautiful items found in the countries we work in-- recycled glassware from Morocco, oversized jute bags from Bangladesh, and our most exciting expansion, handmade items from American artisans. While we remain true to our core commitment to support artisans in countries around the world, we realize we want to support the artisans in our communities as much as any...