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About this item: Plastic wrappers that once contained cleaning products have now become practical laundry baskets thanks to the efforts of XS Association. The basket is crafted by hand and features practical handles.
- Hand-crafted item — color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
- Promotes recycling and reduces waste
About our Artist: The concept behind XS Association was conceived in the Philippines by Ann Wizer, who recycles plastic as a direct expression against environmental abuse. In 2000 Ann moved with her family to Jakarta, where she lived next to community of people who picked trash. ‘Through art and design we create new uses for waste, combat poverty and, reduce the amount of garbage that is burned or buried in landfills. In the process, we create jobs and strive to stimulate the local economy.’…