Bolga Moses Basket
HILDESTAD COPENHAGEN creates timeless quality products in pure natural materials, delicate colors, soft textures and with thoughtful details. We believe in simplicity, quality and sustainability.
This beautiful handwoven bolga moses basket is made by the people of Bolgatanga and surrounding villages in Africa. It takes a weaver several days to weave a moses basket from start to finish. Being handmade this moses basket is unique and a functional works of art. This is really cozy and perfect for your new-born baby’s napping.
Purchasing this ethically sourced, environmentally friendly moses basket helps empower these talented artisans in their own enterprises, supports sustainable development preserving traditional skills and promoting ethically produced goods and work practices.
This bolga moses basket has been tested and meets all safety requirements of the European/Danish Standard "DS/EN 1466 (2014)”.
Please note: Mattress is included.
The colors of this moses basket may appear differently on some devices.
The moses basket is woven from sundried elephant grass, colored with natural plant and mineral dyes. The handles are wrapped in goatskin to provide comfort and reinforcement. The leather is naturally tanned using local seeds and red millet.
The mattress is made of Polyurethane foam and is certified according to the International Standard OEKO-TEX "Confidence in Textiles" free from harmful substances. The mattress cover consists of 100% unbleached organic cotton.
Approx. L.85 cm x W.40 cm x H.40 cm
If the basket is misshaped please follow these simple shaping instructions:
1. Lightly wet the product in cold water (avoid soaking the leather handles)
2. Using your hands, gently reshape the basket back to original shape
3. Allow to fully dry in an airy place, due to the material of the basket it can mould if left wet
Please be aware that this moses basket is only for stationary use. Although it is strong, it is NOT supposed to be used for carrying around as the handles are not designed to carry the weight of a baby. The moses basket is suitable only for babies who cannot sit up unaided, roll over or push up on their hands and knees.