Welcome to Sussex Willow Coffins
Sussex Willow Coffins offer wicker coffins and caskets made from natural willow. Hand-crafted biodegradable coffins, woven from English Heritage Willow varieties, grown sustainably within the UK - individually handmade by Jake Whitcroft in the heart of the English countryside.
The designs of our wicker coffins have been carefully honed - making them appropriate for any funeral ceremony, cremation or natural burial. Our natural willow wicker coffins are environmentally friendly, sustainable, ethical and 100% biodegradable.
We are passionate about applying principles of sustainability to your end of life choices.
Handmade natural biodegradable coffins
The perfect choice of casket for a woodland or natural burial, traditional funeral and equally suitable for cremation.
We are proud of our all natural wicker willow coffin designs - founded on ethical, ecological, green principals, attention to detail and hand weaving craftsmanship. Find out more and how to order...
Wicker willow coffin maker in Sussex
Our handmade natural willow coffins are made in the UK by a local craftsman, using traditional basketry and weaving techniques.
Working from a barn near the Sussex Downs, currently, the only willow coffin maker operating in the South East of England. Learn more about the process and Jake Whitcroft - Willow Coffin Maker...
Biodegradable, ethical and sustainable
Ecologically sound and 100% biodegradable coffins, our materials are sustainably sourced as locally as possible.
We do not use manufactured board or glue, just traditional willow weaving techniques. Our entire ethos makes these wicker coffins a green and responsible choice for any natural burial. Read more...
Recommendations & Affiliations
Find us at the
Natural Death Centre
Good Funeral Guide
Member of Sussex & Surrey Coppice Group
Member of the Basketmakers' Association