A Basket for a Wireless Mic

colorful plastic containers

A good use for a woven plastic basket

Monday, May 23, 2011

For centuries palm leaves have been woven into sturdy baskets and containers. Now they are often made of plastic strips, which are even sturdier and more brightly colored –an improvement!

hand basket stand in Tianguis

fraying palm basketswitching from woven to plastic

For close to a decade I’ve kept my wireless microphones in a palm basket, but it was fraying. I replaced it at Sunday’s tianguis with a jolly plastic one. It’s actually a purse, and the strap will probably come in handy.




Posted in IOB Mexico 2011.