Round Cotton Storage Baskets
Crochet these simply textured baskets to hold all kinds of treasures. Use any worsted weight (or heavier) cotton. Pattern includes three sizes that nest together nicely.
Instructions are included for two special stitches, and there is also a link to a great video for learning the easy double adjustable loop! Pattern is written in American terminology.
Kit includes pdf & printed pattern and selected yarn. For yarn winding services, click here.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Sugar'N Cream Solids & Denim by Lily (100% Cotton; 71g/120yds): 1 (1, 1, 3) Skeins.
ALTERNATE YARN: Organic Cotton Worsted by Blue Sky Fibers (100% Certified Organic Cotton; 100g/150yds): 1 (1, 1, 2) Skeins.
ALTERNATE YARN: Handknit Cotton by Rowan (100% Cotton; 50g/93 yds): 1 (1, 2, 3) Skeins.
SIZE: S (M, L, Full Set of 3)
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Circumference: Small- 12.75” x 3” tall
Medium: 15.5” x 3.25” tall, Large: 17.75” x 3.5” tall
YARDAGE: approximately 61 (85, 112) yds totaling 258 yds to make entire set
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate
HOOKS: Size F / 3.75mm hook, or size needed to obtain gauge
OTHER TOOLS: Tapestry Needle
GAUGE: 18 sts = 4" in SC
Images courtesy of Melanie Rice with yarn photos by Blue Sky Fibers