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I'm a mom of two young girls and a clothing and accessories pattern designer! I love to design useful, beautiful items to wear and use. :) I grew up with a love for art and crafting, and minored in ...

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Fabric Easter Basket

from www.birdsongpatterns.com
(9) Name: 'Sewing : Fabric Easter Basket
Fabric Easter Basket
Fabric Easter Basket
Fabric Easter Basket

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Use a sewing machine
  • Sew through thick layers

Pattern Description:

This basket pattern will give you four options in one! You can make this without embellishments (simply by using your favorite fabrics), create a jack-o-lantern, a three-eyed monster or a ruffled "princess" bag. After you've spent all the time making their Halloween costumes, why send them out the door with a plastic container to collect their loot? Make a beautiful trick-or-treat basket yourself!

This pattern is also perfect for Easter - it will fit eggs just as well as it fits candy.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 7" wide at base by 8" tall (not including handle)


  • 5/8 yars of 44-45" wide cotton fabric for outer shell
  • 3/4 yard of fabric for lining and handle
  • 3/4 yard of ultra firm sew-in stabilizer
  • For ruffles: 1/2 yard of fabric
  • For ruffles: 1 roll of 6"-wide tulle
  • For faces: Scraps of black and white fabric
  • Sheet of gridded plastic canvas
  • 5/8 yard of medium-loft fusible fleece

You Will Also Need:

  • Fabric glue
  • Alligator clips
  • General sewing supplies
  • Walking foot recommended
  • Ruffler foot optional