Crochet a set of three cotton baskets that nest to fit inside each other. Finish with an adorable tassel braid that you can mix and match between baskets.
The printed 4-page 8 1/2" x 11" pattern booklet is included in our Nesting Baskets Kit.
ABOUT THE PATTERN
Finished Basket Size: Small basket diameter measures 6" (at base) by 4 1/2" tall, medium basket diameter measures 8 1/4" (at base) by 4 3/4" tall, large basket diameter measures 10 1/2" diameter by 5" tall.
To make a full set of 3 baskets, you'll need 7 skeins of Cascade Nifty Cotton (100% Cotton) yarn as listed below, plus the printed crochet pattern.
- If making each basket with a unique main color yarn, choose
- 2 skeins for large basket bottom
- 2 skeins for medium basket bottom
- 1 skein for small basket bottom
- 2 Skeins for top/handle will be enough for all 3 baskets
- If making a coordinating set with 2 yarns, choose
- 5 skeins total for basket bottoms
- 2 skeins total for basket top/handle
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