Look at this gorgeous basket crafted from birch bark. The beauty of this container is that it blends so well with its contents.....
I have recently posted about the beauty of bright green moss on the table here but look at it in the following photo with it placed in pots covered with bark. There is a DIY tutorial in the links.
There is also a tutorial at this site for this closed birch container below.
You don't have to make your own. Here is a very pretty berry basket skillfully crafted from birch bark and available from Little Birch Farm on Etsy.
Gets me thinking about birch again!
Here are some of my previous posts of birch as a theme:
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