Willow baskets

Willow baskets from Bedfordshire Basketmakers

By: Bedfordshire Basketmakers  02/01/2009
Keywords: Wicker

 Bedfordshire Basketmakers has over 15 years of experience focusing on providing high quality baskets to customers throughout the UK from their workshop in Stanbridge, South Bedfordshire. Commonly referred to as wicker baskets (a name of Scandinavian origin) their range includes baskets for cats and dogs, laundry, magazines, logs, umbrellas and bicycles. Also shopping trolleys, stair baskets, picnic hampers and trugs. For outdoors; fishing baskets, creels and eel traps. They offer a bespoke basket making service and special commissions are welcomed. The company deliver a range of willow baskets for individuals and businesses where customers can expect first class products from an experienced craftsman. Producing a wide range of willow baskets that are handmade and are highly practical for every day use. The products include a comprehensive range of designs using a selection of 5 natural colours and are available from their workshop for collection or by mail order. Diane creates hand twisted willows and beaded willow hearts for display in the home, along with garden supports for outdoor plants. They also give talks with various demonstrations to clubs and organisations in the Beds, Herts and Bucks areas. They are a friendly and hard working team. Bedfordshire Basketmakers have a satisfied group of clients located throughout the UK, each of them pleased to purchase products that, if well cared for, can last 50 years or more. They include kitchen manufacturers, Shepperton Studios, Midland Television and Channel 4’s Time Team, and dove release companies.  A basket made for the ship's bell of HMS richmond was a priveledge to make.

Keywords: Wicker