Large bread box "Birds in rowanberry" - is handcrafted of birch bark in Russian style. Unique and beautiful breadbox - a real catch for the hostess who likes natural items made of wood. A nice carved drawing and natural wood - perfect for a kitchen bread storage container in farmhouse style. Your guests will be surprised!
This item is made by skilled Siberian craftsman. He used of the yellow inner side of the bark with its characteristic natural markings, the side turned inwards to the core of the tree. A nice detailed drawing is embossed out of wood and toned. The surface is treated with a special composition, for a light shine and protection from external influences. Parts of the bread bin are connected by birch bark ribbon. The lid design is similar to the roll top bread box. The breadbox is very light, flexible and durable - it will not break if you accidentally drop it!
Not only is birch tree bark pleasing to the eye, it is also an ecologically clean material with antibacterial properties, so this bread box is great for storing bread. Molds or fungus will never appear in the birch bark bread box. Birch bark is hygroscopic and has the property of absorb excess moisture, not allowing bread to dry or suffocate. Bread will long remain soft and fragrant.
Since ancient times, birch bark was used for crafting a wide variety of practical and decorative items for Russian homes. For centuries, the secrets of the craft have been passed down from one generation to another, and now we preserve these traditions, fused with new innovative production methods, so that you can also enjoy them.
The bark is harvested from farmed birch trees, which are used for commercial purposes for the production of lumber. No living trees are harmed!
The item will be carefully packed and will not break in the delivery!
Comes from smoke free home.
Birch bark products don't require special care. Enough to wipe them with a soft wet cloth. If the item is dirty, it can be washed with running water, then rub with a dry cloth and let it dry in the air.
Do not dry near heating appliances.
Do not wash in a dishwasher.
Do not leave in the sun.
Workshop & online-store of birch bark products "Beryosta" - manufacture and sale of handmade birch bark bread boxes