New Lobster Rope Baskets are On Sale Now! Order today and save 15% on all Lobster Rope Baskets. Handwoven in Maine using the same vibrant & colorful nautical rope used by Maine Lobstermen. Made in the USA. This is the same Maine float-rope that was once used by Maine Lobstermen, but is no longer used by fishermen because it entangled the Northern Right Whale, a protected species. The New Lobster Rope has been handwoven into these uniqu and colorful nautical rope baskets! New Lobster Rope is the same Maine float-rope, but it hasn't been used - so the colors are brighter, more vibrant, and you can choose specific colors. Just click below. Discover the widest range of colors, sizes, and choices for Lobster Rope Baskets right here at The New England Trading Company, Ltd.