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Faux Woven Basket

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Faux Woven Basket
Faux Woven Basket

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • post stitches
  • basic crochet stitches

Pattern Description:

This basket would be perfect for Easter or as general home decor with or without the handle. Post stitches used in the basketweave stitch give this basket loads of texture and the look of a wicker basket.

Materials Needed:
worsted weight yarn (#4) - a stiff acrylic works really well
250 yards of a main color for the basket and scraps for the bow and stitching
crochet hook K (6.5mm)
crochet hook H (5.0mm)
tapestry needle
stitch marker
thin wire (optional to add sturdiness to the handle)

Materials:

  • 250 yards worsted weight yarn held double and scraps for the bow
  • crochet hook K (6.5mm)
  • crochet hook H (5.0mm)
  • tapestry needle
  • stitch marker
  • thin wire (optional)

Suggested yarn:

250 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Red Heart Super Saver
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$3.00

Beginner
Crocheting
Home Decor
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I picked up crocheting to add crochet items to my Etsy shop, but have fallen in love with designing instead. I began making my own patterns almost instantly and am in the process of switching over ...

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