Charcoal Grey & Purple Veriegate Basket

Introduction: Charcoal Grey & Purple Veriegate Basket

About: I enjoy designing crafts from yarn, paper, tape, recycled items, wood, and pavers,! I usually have about 15-20 projects going at the same time: Rock Painting, Coat Hook Stand, Handbag, Scarf, Mittens, Handma...

This is a Handmade Crocheted Basket Bag that I designed!

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Step 1: Charcoal Gray & Purple Varigated Basket

Supplies:
Yarn. 3 Skeins of # 6 Super Bulky Yarn. 80 yards/74m/12 oz/395g.
Crochet Hook: Size N or P.
Optional: Charms or Ribbons for Basket enhancement.
Difficulty Level: Easy
Project Time: 2.5 hours.

Instructions.
Base of Basket (bottom)
Round 1. Chain 4, slip stitch first loop with last loop to close the circle.
Round 2. Place 8 Double Crochet into the center of the circle. Chain one.
Round 3. Place 2 Double Crochet into each of the 8 Double Crochet. Equaling with 16 Double Crochet. Chain one.
Steps for Increasing the next four Rounds.
Round 4. *Place 2 DCs into the first space, 1 DC into next space (2,1,2,1,2,1, ...). Repeat from * until end of Round. Chain one.
Round 5. *Place 2 DCs into the first space, 1 DC into next 2 spaces (2,1,1,2,1,1,2,1,1, ...). Repeat from * until end of Round. Chain one.
Round 6. *Place 2 DCs into the first space, 1 DC into next 3 spaces (2,1,1,1,2,1,1,1,2,1,1,1 ...). Repeat from * until end of Round. Chain one.
Round 7. * Place 2 DCs into the first space, 1 DC into next 4 spaces (2,1,1,1,1,2,1,1,1,1,2,1,1,1,...). Repeat from * until end of Round. Chain one.
Base of Basket is complete.
Side of Basket (may select a second color of choice). Rounds 8-16.
Round 8. Place 1 DC into each space. Chain one.
Round 9 a 16. Repeat Round.
Basket Handle
Cut three strands 40" inches in length of Yarn. Place all three strands together and tie a knot. Braid the three strands together.
Weave the braided rope into the Basket from bottom and up left side, Repeat on right side. The center of is the middle of Basket Handle.


Designed and Created by: Brownie B.

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    6 Discussions

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    indywave
    indywave

    3 years ago

    You can edit it on the app or a computer if you want to change the photo

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    Brownie B
    Brownie B

    Reply 3 years ago

    indywave, Okay Thanks! I will try! My profile photo came out upside down too so it as to be me! Thanks for your advice!

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    indywave
    indywave

    3 years ago

    Great job!!!

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    Brownie B
    Brownie B

    Reply 3 years ago

    indywave, Thank you very much! I wish ithe photo wasn't upside down and not sure how that happened! ?

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    Brownie B
    Brownie B

    Reply 3 years ago

    DIY Hacks - Thank You very much! My first pattern that I wrote and published! I have tons more! One day!