POTATO CHIP TRASH BASKET

POTATO CHIP TRASH BASKET

The aptly named trash basket is made out of discarded potato chip wrappers that are collected, cleaned, and recreated into these unique baskets. Great for office or brightening up a bathroom. Because they are handmade out of reused materials, each piece will vary slightly. 9"D X 10"H. * Created out of discarded potato chip wrappers * Fairly traded out of Nepal As the importers of these products, the SPIRAL Foundation has operations in Vietnam and Nepal, and is inspired by the principle of "aid from within the country." Currently, 500 Vietnamese and Nepalese are employed with fair wages based on an hourly rate. The proceeds that are generated by producing these handicrafts go back into the community to finance humanitarian aid projects that include primary health care, medical, and educational projects.

  • These handy baskets are made from used potato chip wrappers picked up from the streets of Nepal. The bags are cleaned and wrapped around dried grasses and woven into a functional and beautiful basket. The colorful bowl is created ... These handy baskets are made from used potato chip wrappers picked up from the streets of Nepal. The bags are cleaned and wrapped around dried grasses and woven into a functional and beautiful basket. The colorful bowl is created from the outside of the potato chip bag while the elegant silver color is created using the inner lining of the potato chip bag. Each bowl will vary slightly due to the handmade nature of the craft. The story of the bowl is included on a tag.