The handmade bamboo transforming baskets are truly amazing and unusual multipurpose baskets. When flat the basket can be used as a trivet (hot pot placement) ,cheese board , chopping board even as an ornament it can be hung on the wall for display. Then it transforms into a multipurpose basket for fruits ,eggs ,biltong ,toasted bread ,cookies ,nuts and many more. The baskets are made out of bamboo wood which makes them durable and washable in water (dishwasher safe) . The baskets are also ideal for camping and picnics since they fold flat (great space saver). No treatment or oils for the wood is required since its bamboo . The baskets are a must have for everyone looking for something unusual and also great for gifts because of their uniqueness.