Most baskets are made of willow, twigs and native grasses such as parades, coconut fibre found in Pacific Island of Polynesia; sea grasses used in artic and subarctic; swamp ash used in New England; spruce root, Cedar bark and swamp grass used by the Northwestern tribe in weaving baskets which is the most commonly materials used in making baskets around the world.
Rattan, polyethylene and polypropylene have been used instead of these to substitute for more rigid fibers and to improve on the quality of the basket. Rattan are tropical palm fonds which leaves and stems can be used in making various types of rattan basket. Rattan is dye resistant, the fibers are also hard to work with, baskets made from rattan are pliable and sturdy when woven correctly.
Styles of rattan basket are massive but the more common styles in the United States are Nantucket Baskets which are large and bulky, while Williamsburg Baskets can be of any size, so long as the two sides of the basket bow out slightly and get larger as it is weaved up.
There are various types of baskets that can be made using rattan, polypropylene and polyethylene for various purposes with different, shape, sizes, brands, design and color.
Below are the best rattan baskets that are closely related to our life:
1)STORAGE, FOOD CARRIER RATTAN BASKET
These rattan storage baskets can store a large number of Knick-knacks in livings paces such as toys, movies, arts. They help tidy up the children’s room by storing laundry and arranging toiletries in the bathroom. They have different shapes and sizes for user preference and for various purposes which affordable with good quality. Plastic Rattan baskets last longer since it doesn’t rust or decay when exposed to moisture. These baskets have heavy handles which make them to be easy to carry about. The handles are made of built-in stainless steel. Basket can be placed on top of shelves, inside closets, in bathrooms for putting used towels to provide more storage. Stores clothing, toys, cleaning products, cosmetics, books, fruits and so on.
2)WHOLESALE BEDROOM STORAGE PLASTIC RATTAN BASKET
Store any household materials such as clothes, shoes, toys, books and more. It is waterproof, not toxic, very cheap and the sides can be branded with designs and logos wanted by the customer. Some of these baskets have four wheels at the bottom for easy movement and can be in different colors based on the customer’s preference. They are of very good quality with different prices and have various shapes, sizes for different uses. They are placed in bedrooms to store laundries. These baskets are eco-friendly, easily found and can store a large number of clothes or any other items you want to store in it.
3)WHOLESALE HAND WOVEN PLASTIC RATTAN FRUIT VEGETABLE GIFT STORAGE BASKET
Stores gift, fruits and vegetables. It is made of polypropylene rattan in different sizes and colors based on the customer’s taste. The color does not stain the fruits or gifts placed in it. The basket can be washed using the dishwasher, it can be placed in microwave without distorting the shape of the basket. It is woven manually and durable for picnic basket or for storing any other items. The basket is very strong for storing heavy items and cannot be easily distorted from the original shape. Some of the baskets may have handles which is supported by a metal wire that must be visible and well placed at the corners of the basket. The side of the basket must be straight and in a plane, if the basket is distorted then it can be straightened by putting the bottom back to its original position.
4)WHOLESALE PP MULTIPURPOSE PLASTIC FOOD VEGETABLE RATTAN STORAGE BASKETS
Stores food or drinks, it is made of a type of plastic called polypropylene. It is eco-friendly, inexpensive and can be in different colors, shapes and sizes. Logos and design can be customized on it based on the customer’s preference. It can be used to store different kinds of vegetables and fruits. They can be placed in refrigerators to prevent fruits or vegetables from getting rotten.
5)SMALL MULTI-PURPOSE RATTAN RECTANGLE PLASTIC STORAGE BASKET WITH LID
These storage baskets are also made with a type of plastic called polypropylene. They are used for sundries. These baskets are eco-friendly, cheap, stocked and of very good quality. It is rectangular in shape, classic and can be in different colors. It is durable, non-toxic, economical and fashionable and can be packed in cartons before delivering to the buyer.
6)WHOLESALE DURABLE PLASTIC VEGETABLE STORAGE BASKET
These are storage baskets made of polypropylene, it can be of different shapes, sizes and colors. The designs on the basket is simple and fashionable. The basket is durable, made by hand, graceful, last longer since plastic does not rust or corrode, decay when water is poured on it or exposed to moisture. They have many use purposes, since it can be used for storing various items apart from vegetables such as laundry basket, storing toiletries, children’s toys and some other small items.
7)FACTORY WHOLESALE PP PLASTIC RATTAN DISPLAY BASKET
These are storage baskets made of polypropylene plastic. They are eco-friendly, it can be stocked and folded for easy carriage and use. It is durable and made manually by hand. They are rust and corrosion resistant since they don’t have any type of metal in it which when exposed to moisture air can rust or corrode. The basket are of different shapes and sizes with many varieties of colors and design. The small sized baskets can be used to carry or place beverages and fruits on the dining table. The larger ones in be used in markets to display various types of vegetables and fruits for visibility to customers.
8)HOUSEWARE BASKET KITCHEN FRUIT AND VEGETABLE STORAGE HAND-WOVEN RATTAN BASKET
These are hand-woven storage basket made of a type of plastic called polypropylene. It is cheap, eco-friendly, weather resistant, non toxic, durable, purely made manually and can last for a long period of time without decaying or rusting. They are lightweight and have different sizes with various colors and designs which the customers choose based on their preference. These baskets are mostly used in households for various purposes, since they are multi-functional. They can be used for storing small varieties of sundries, vegetables and fruits in the kitchen to give a clean and cluster free kitchen table or cabinet.
9)WHOLESALE STORAGE RATTAN WILLOW BREAD BASKET FOR RESTAURANT
These type of storage basket can be made using polypropylene or bamboo or wooden material. They are mostly oval in shape with different sizes, customized colors and logos prefferd by customers with various designs. These baskets can be used in markets to display varieties of fruits and vegetables on the table for customers easy access. They are used in restaurants for carrying bread and other types of food from the store to the kitchen. Rattan willow bread baskets can be seen in supermarkets, grocery stores to display goods that are small in size but numerous which can easily fall when not placed in a restricted space. They are multi-functional and can be used in different places for many purposes such as, displaying fruits, snacks, vegetables and more.
10)PP RATTAN BLACK RECTANGULAR BASKET FOR STORAGE OF BREAD AND FRUITS
The materials used for the production of these storage baskets are from polypropylene and polyethylene plastic. They are durable, in excellent shape and have various sizes with customers preferred color and designs. These rattan baskets are used in bread shops for carrying, placing an displaying varieties of bread or baked snacks to customers. They can also be used in households for carrying food items from the store to the kitchen and for placing foods on the dining table for easy access. These baskets are not costly and affordable at a low price for customers that are not well off. Their shapes cannot be easily distorted since both hands are used when carrying it.
These types of rattan baskets have many types of brands from different companies which produces it. These baskets can be bought from different companies at different prices or at the same prices, the days of the delivery is stated in the products overview or details for online shopping. The sizes, shapes, colors and design or patterns are also stated there with their weight and uses.