Contemporary Basket Crochet Pattern


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Practical and adorable! This generously sized contemporary crochet basket features a simple band of pink triangles on cream background. Can you imagine how cute this basket would look in a baby girl’s nursery?

Of course, with JaKiGu’s easy to follow written directions and accompanying graphic chart, colors can be customized to suit any taste and to fit any decor. From little boys and their blocks and cars to teenagers and their gadgets and knick-knacks to crochet enthusiasts in need to store their crochet projects, everyone will undoubtedly find a wonderful use for this sturdy crochet basket.

This instantly downloadable PDF crochet pattern features 56 pages filled with crisp, close-up photos that will guide you through the process from the starting adjustable loop to the finishing invisible join. In addition, individual steps and techniques are annotated with relevant tips and helpful notes based on years of my personal basket making experience as well as feedback from happy customers.

Format & Download Instructions

This is a crochet pattern and instructional guide written in standard American terms and sold as an instantly downloadable PDF. As soon as payment clears, you will receive an email receipt. This receipt contains transaction details and download links to two separate PDF files: the Complete Instructions file, and Pattern Only file for quick and convenient printing.

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Skill Level

This is an Intermediate to Advanced crochet pattern, not recommended for novice or beginner crocheters.

Work involves stitch tension management, coil tension management, working with multiple colors, working tight stitches, and frequent color changes.

Technique Details

Sturdiness and durability of this geometric crochet basket is the result of combining coiled crochet technique with a tight waistcoat stitch.

If you have never crocheted over a coil, I recommend getting yourself acquainted with coiled crochet technique first. My Coiled Crochet Baskets with Handles (Pattern 305) would be a great place to start. Add it to your purchase, and get both patterns for only $4; that is 75% off on both patterns! Simply use coupon code LEARN2COIL309 at checkout. Note: Discount will only be applied if both Pattern 305 and Pattern 308 (the pattern you are currently viewing) are in cart. Contact me for assistance or with questions about this special offer at the email address below.

Materials Needed

Sugar ‘n Cream Cotton (or similar, medium-weight cotton yarn)
Cotton Clothesline with Polyester Core (or similar 5.5 mm | 7/32 in coil)
5 mm and 5.5 mm hooks
stitch marker
large-eye tapestry needle

In case you don’t have access to the suggested materials, the booklet lists specific quantities as well as tips about sourcing alternative materials.

Finished Size

Crochet pattern for this geometric crochet basket is currently available in a single size.

Diameter: 25 cm (10 in)
Height: 14 cm (5-1/2 in)

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