Tag archive for Baskets

Basket project

Basket project

A lovely project and images … Her name is Dienke Dekker and she is a 4th year student at the Design Academy Eindhoven in The Netherlands. The basket weaving craft has been the inspiration for this project about imitation and reinterpretation of crafts. From imitation…

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Fair Trade

Fair Trade

Twenty years ago I bought my first African basket in a second hand shop. They are virtually indestructible, only the color fades over time. They are also useful, very light and they carry a whole lot. Suddenly I see the baskets everywhere, including on the…

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