If your basket looks and feels dry it could
use a light application of oil. If you live in a dry climate or your home is
extra dry and warm it will need to be oiled more often.
Finished with food safe mineral oil. This
can be found in small amounts at any pharmacy
Brush, vacuum or lightly wash out the basket
and air dry before applying the mineral oil. Use a small paintbrush or lint
free cloth. Work the oil into all the nooks and crannies.
Air dry after applying the oil.
Do not leave your basket exposed to
continuous sun or rain, oil it occasionally, and you will enjoy your basket for