Basket maker and willow grower

                               Basket maker and willow grower

                               Basket maker and willow grower

                               Basket maker and willow grower

Hatton Willow is a small business committed to making quality willow baskets handmade using materials grown in the UK.

Based in the South Wales Valleys town of Caerphilly, famous for its Castle and cheese, we produce willow products using willow harvested yearly from our withy bed. Planted in 2009 it gives Hatton Willow a sustainable source of willow which is an amazingly flexible material. It also provides us with a source of willow cuttings, willow bundles and living willow that we offer for sale.


 Through willow courses we try our very best to spread the enthusiasm that we have for this beautiful traditional craft. Please spend time browsing through the site to see our upcoming willow courses held in the beautiful setting of Nantgarw China Works Museum.


We sell a number of items within our shop including a variety of willow baskets including both traditional and contemporary basketswillow cuttings so that you can have your own source of sustainable willow, living willow and a number of other items.


Hatton Willow attend many events throughout the UK showcasing and selling our willow baskets and giving demonstrations. We can also make your event extra special with a talk and willow workshop.

Hatton Willow have been thrilled to be included in some very exciting projects such as providing the willow hurdles in the Best Show Feature garden at the RHS Show Cardiff 2015 and handcrafting the gift baskets for World Leaders at the NATO Summit in Newport. You can find details of these willow projects in About Us. We were very proud to be awarded the Craft Showcase Award 2015 at Made by Hand, City Hall, Cardiff.

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We hope you enjoy browsing through the website. Please contact us if you have any questions or queries.


29th January 2017

Willow cultivation

On this course you will join Sarah at her smallholding in Caerphilly. She will walk you around her withy bed describing cultivating willow including planting and coppicing.


Events for 2017 will be added shortly


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