Easy to carry at arms length, with eight built in handles and board. Perfect for allowing the family to be safely involved in conveying their loved one Made from pure unbleached cotton material thick enough so they are not translucent. They are made with strong in built handles and ribbon ties, all 100% environmentally bio-degradable.
Eco Wooden Coffin
These coffins are made near Cardigan in West Wales. The sides and lid are made using recycled wood. The base is made using FSC certified plywood. They can be lined with either calico or hessian. The handles are made from strong manilla rope and are load bearing. Also included is a handmade wooden nameplate.
Quality, fair-trade coffin, made with 100% natural and bio-degradable materials. Handcrafted, sustainable and environmentally friendly. This coffin has a decoratively plaited willow edge on the lid and rope handles. Can be either traditional style or rounded end. For coffins over 6’2” there will be an extra charge of £40
The Somerset Willow Coffin has a slightly pink and golden look and are hand-worked by traditional basket weavers using age-old methods that have changed very little in over 2000 years. Willow is by far the ultimate in environmental recycling. Grown in rows of bushes, once harvested it can generate back to the same height within a year. This coffin can be the traditional style or rounded end and either buff or gold willow. If you wish for further detail, naturally dyed bands of colour can be woven into the coffin. These options are £800, or you can choose from 17 different individual colours or a rainbow for £900. For coffins over 6’2” there will be an extra charge of £40
These coffins are handmade in the traditional style, woven from sustainable split bamboo. Fair trade, and a highly sustainable and renewable material. Made from soft bamboo and bamboo bark for a decorative weave and rope handles. Can be either traditional style or rounded end. For coffins over 6’2” there will be an extra charge of £40
The cardboard coffin is simple and understated but smart, and is an environmentally friendly alternative to the heavy wooden coffin. Has rope handles. Can come in brown or lily white, if you wish to decorate it yourself, or alternately can be printed, for £400. Can be done with a design of your own, price dependent on request. For coffins over 6’2” there will be an extra charge of £40
This Leafcocoon shroud is made with sustainable natural materials as ethically and locally as possible, working in harmony with nature and protecting the earth. This beautiful soft coffin is made on Dartmoor. For burial only. Felt Shroud – £900 for plain cover or £1155 for decorated. For cremation, an Oseberg Cradle coffin is available, made with local timber and a wool shroud. £1080 - £1350.
Acorn Urns are made from moulded recycled kraft and paper, with the stalk of the lid made from a twist of tissue paper. They are available in Dutch Gold Leaf, Moss Green, Dark Green, Stone, Russet, Purple, Yellow and Turquoise. - Fully biodegradable. Individually boxed but cotton drawstring ashes bags are available. These urns are made in the UK. - Urns cost £50 for the coloured and £70 for the gold.