Kosuga Waste Basket - tortoise general store
Kosuga Waste Basket - tortoise general store
Kosuga Waste Basket - tortoise general store
Kosuga Waste Basket - tortoise general store
Kosuga Waste Basket - tortoise general store
Kosuga Waste Basket - tortoise general store

Kosuga Waste Basket

$169.00 Sale Save

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Description:
Hand-woven in Kyoto, these shapely waste baskets are made from strips of thinly sliced and pressed bamboo, then varnished to fix its curvy shape. The traditional craftsmanship and warm, natural bamboo tone make this waste basket a chic addition to any living space. 

Variation:
Each piece is made from natural bamboo strips and features unique variations.

History: 
Since its establishment in 1890, the Kohchosai Kosuga company has been dedicated to exploring the qualities of bamboo at their workshops and facilities. Kohchosai Kosuga specialized in fine bamboo arts and crafts and produces a wide range of products, such as flower baskets, tableware, bags, and lighting. The craftspeople at Kosuga are true innovators of the medium - shepherding bamboo into contemporary culture that extends well beyond Japan while using traditional techniques passed down through 5 generations.

 

Measurement:
9" x 10" x 9"

Materials: 
Bamboo strips, lacquer and varnish finish

Care Instructions:
To clean, wipe/dust with dry cloth. Do not get bamboo wet, or leave damp, or it may cause the wood to mold.

 

Returns must be made within 2 weeks in original, unused condition with all packaging for either 1. Store credit for the full amount or 2. Refund - minus a 20% restocking fee.  Tortoise does not cover the cost of return shipping or the cost of re-shipping an exchange, and the cost of shipping for returns and exchanges is the responsibility of the customer.