ISSUE 43  |  Small Living

To Market: Bushel Baskets from New Hampshire

October 23, 2012 3:00 PM

BY Michelle Slatalla

From the heart of New Hampshire's apple picking country, via Peterboro Basket Co., come these handmade bushel baskets, to take to the orchard this month—and to use for a multitude of other storage tasks after apple season ends):

Above: A two-basket set of Peterboro Bushel Storage Baskets in two sizes is available in three colors; $44 per set from Peterboro Basket Co. Image via Kaufmann Merchandise, where the baskets are available seasonally (currently sold out).

Above: The sturdy baskets have riveted leather handles attached to planed ash.

Above: For more apple orchards, see California's Best Apples.

Above: For the world's best cider brandy, see A Visit to Somerset: Temperley's.