Another ingenious use of waste materials.
Handmade in Bangladesh using recycled saris on a wire frame.
The upcycled material is tightly attached to the sturdy frame and stitched in place.
Comes with hanging loop.
Diameter 15 cm.
Height 17 cm.
Each product is handmade and unique, so colours vary.
The pictures are examples.
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This birdhouse has already attracted interest from a couple of birds who regularly feed at my feeding stations and they obviously think the colours are natural and safe these oval birdhouses are extremely well made and although they are upcycled they are very substantial and robust so do yourself a favour and the birds too and get yourselves one