Washing-up Whisk


Black or Grey Windings

A classic washing-up whisk in natural cereal root, hand-made in the Scandinavian tradition with two windings of organic cotton twine that makes it feel extra firm in the hands. Perfect for cleaning pots and pans. Put the whisk in boiling water for a few minutes before its first use. This seals the fibres, making them tougher and more resilient, and totally impervious to water. With its old-time look, you’ll find it tough enough to scrub stubborn messes, but gentle enough for enamel and porcelain. You’ll never go back to using scrub sponges again! Combine with other hand-made brushes from this range for a trendy, robust and raw look. With easy maintenance, this washing-up whisk will last a very long time: Shake out excess water and allow to dry with the bristles down, or store by hanging from its cotton twine loop.

  • Made in Sweden
  • ØxH: 50 x 135 mm
  • Cereal Root / Cotton Windings

On first use:
Place whisk in boiling water for a few minutes before first use for a tough and resilient brush. 

Made by Iris Hantverk, who hire and support visually impaired craftspeople to create many of their beautiful and functional products.


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Maker Profile

Iris Hantverk

1870's Stockholm: The birthplace of a brush manufacturing revolution. Now, as then, every brush is made by hand, but what sets Iris Hantverk apart is not just the quality of their goods, but the process behind their creation. Each brush is meticulously crafted by visually impaired craftsmen. This unique approach adds an extra layer of depth and sensitivity to each and every brush, redefining the concept of handmade craftsmanship.

Today there are 17 employees at Iris Hantverk. The core of the business is the brush binding manufacturing at Sandsborgsvägen – here a team of visually impaired craftsmen make brushes according to an old Swedish tradition. They also work with visually impaired craftsmen in Estonia. They too have a history strongly connected to the visual impairments movement.

Join Iris Hantverk on their journey as they continue to create and share their exceptional brushes with the world, keeping tradition alive one brush at a time.

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