Sussex Willow Coffins
Creating wicker coffins, cremation urns and burial baskets
woven from natural English Willow
Handmade biodegradable eco coffins
The perfect choice of casket for woodland or natural burials, green funerals and equally suited to cremation or traditional interment.
We are proud of our natural English Willow wicker coffin designs – founded on ethical, ecological, green principals, attention to detail and hand weaving craftsmanship. Find out more and how to order…
Handmade in Sussex
Wicker coffin maker in Sussex
Our hand-woven natural willow coffins are made in the UK by a local craftsman, using age-old basketry and willow weaving techniques.
Working in a barn near the Sussex Downs, currently the only wicker coffin makers in the South East of the UK. Learn more about the burial basket weaving process and Jake Whitcroft – Willow Coffin Maker.
Biodegradable, ethical and sustainable
Ecologically sound and 100% biodegradable coffins, our materials are locally sourced and grown as sustainably as possible using traditional methods.
We do not use manufactured board or glue, just traditional willow weaving techniques. Our entire ethos makes these wicker coffins and caskets a green and responsible choice for any natural burial. Read more…
We are passionate about applying principles of sustainability to your end of life choices
Eco Coffins and Urns for Natural Burial, Cremation and Traditional Funerals
Handmade burial baskets, woven from English Heritage Willow varieties, grown sustainably within the UK
Individually hand crafted by Jake Whitcroft in the heart of the English countryside.
The two designs of wicker coffins available have been carefully honed, combined weaving of regional and traditional style. Our environmentally friendly coffins are suitable for funeral ceremonies, cremation or natural burial.