Rustling Trees - Willow Coffins, handmade in Wales
Of the various alternative coffins to choose from a willow coffin is among the most eco-friendly. Willow is easily and sustainably grown in the U.K., readily bio-degradable and carbon-neutral. Combining strength and beauty, willow is an ideal natural material. A willow coffin needs no nails or screws, glue, paint, varnish, or other manufactured or imported material. A very heartfelt thank you for making it such a beautiful event with the lovely coffin you made her. Website design by The Pretty Pea.com.
Rustling Trees - Willow Coffins, handmade in Wales. About Us.
The willow, grown in the Welsh and English countryside, is carefully selected and skilfully woven. Only a few simple handtools are used. Pippa has been a willow basketmaker since 1987, is a member of the Basketmakers' Association. And has been making coffins since 2005. Rob is a lifelong woodworker. For coffin handles and nameplates he uses hazel, blackthorn and rowan foraged from the hedgerows and woods. Contact: Pippa Scott and Rob Ritchie. Web: www.willowcoffinswales.co.uk. Send us a message.