Willow Log Basket

Hilary Burns
Willow Log Basket by Hilary Burns, woven with willow in various shades, producing a rich natural finish. This unique piece is perfect for the fireside.

Handwoven in a decorative spiral weave using locally grown willow from Hilary's own harvest, this is a sturdy functional piece that will stand the test of time. Each basket is unique, as the chosen willow varies depending on when it was cut and where it was stored.
Material: Willow
cm: Width 45cm, Height 55cm
inches: Width 17.7in, Height 21.7in
Care Instructions: Dust and wipe with cloth, store in a warm dry place
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The Maker Hilary Burns Basket Maker - South West England

Hilary Burns is a Devon based basketmaker who grows, harvests, soaks and bends her own willow to create functional pieces and decorative baskets. Weaving has been a constant in her life, originally she trained as a fabric weaver before taking up the craft of basketry thirty years ago. In 1985, she planted several willow beds to grow her own sustainable materials – hazel, oak and ash. Her work is based on traditional techniques applied in a contemporary way to achieve a robust and natural look.