Too Pretty Crochet Basket
The next time you host a brunch or baby shower, don't buy a premade basket. Instead, crochet a basket as a way to make the event that much more special. With the Too Pretty Crochet Basket, you can create a handmade item that's the right size for candy or party favors. The crochet basket pattern is also easy to follow, so you could create additional baskets for your own use. Customize this pretty crochet basket with an assortment of embellishments, including ribbons, appliques, or other decorations. Guests will love taking home a pretty handmade item after the party!
- Cotton yarn (blogger noted most weights should work)
- A hook size that is appropriate for your choice of yarn
- Yarn needle
- Spray starch
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Feb 16, 2018
I have been wanting to try to make a basket and this Too Pretty Crochet Basket is just the right size to try. I like all the pictures showing you how it should look and what you should be doing. It sounds so easy too. I'm looking forward to making a few of these baskets to have to fill with candy for the Grandkids. So sweet! Thank you so much for sharing this free crochet basket pattern.
Jan 29, 2018
What a cute little basket. Ive been looking for a basket that has a Valentine theme to it so I could make one for all of the girls desks at work and fill them with all sorts of candies for heart day. This would be a perfect basket if made in red and add a little heart applique.
Jan 24, 2017
This sweet little basket is worked up almost entirely in Double Crochet. One snag might be that the author gives the entire pattern in UK terms although she does provide a list of equivalent terms at the top. She also recommends using spray starch to stiffen the basket. That would probably work if you only want a slightly stiffened basket, but I personally would use something stronger.
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