Just in time for Easter Baskets! This is a quick and easy Free Crochet Basket Pattern.
Who doesn’t love baskets?! They are great for gifts, organizing around the home and they really warm up a space. I started making baskets for my Etsy store about 6 years ago. I mostly sold the natural white color, but I’m really loving the pop of color these little baskets can add to a space.
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Free Crochet Basket Pattern — The Mini
Notes & Stitches Used
Measures: 5.5″ from Base to top of handle and 5″ in Diameter
The crochet basket is worked in rounds
The CH. 1 at the beginning of each round doesn’t count as a stitch
For this pattern you’ll be working two strands of yarn at once.
Abbrevations to Know and Stitches Used
CH – CHAIN
SS- SLIP STITCH
SC – SINGLE CROCHET
HDC – HALF DOUBLE CROCHET
Hook – K Hook
Yarn – Super Bulky Yarn 3-4 oz I prefer Bernat Softee Chunky Yarn for this project
Tapestry needle to weave in ends
Free Crochet Basket Pattern
CREATE A MAGIC CIRCLE, CH 1, SC 8 INTO THE MAGIC CIRCLE SS TO THE FIRST SC TO JOIN (8 SC)
CH 1, SC 2 IN EACH STITCH AROUND, SS IN THE TOP OF THE FIRST SC TO JOIN (16 SC)
CH 1, (2 HDC, HDC) REPEAT 7 TIMES, SS TO THE TOP OF THE FIRST HDC TO JOIN (24 HDC)
CH 1, (2 HDC, HDC, HDC) REPEAT 7 TIMES, SS TO THE TOP OF THE FIRST HDC TO JOIN (32 HDC)
CH 1, SC INTO THE THIRD LOOP OF EACH STITCH AROUND, SS INTO THE TOP OF THE FIRST SC TO JOIN (32 HDC)
ROUND 6 – ROUND 9
CH. 1 HDC IN EACH STITCH AROUND, SS TO THE TOP OF THE FIRST HDC TO JOIN (32 HDC)
CH 1, HDC 6, SKIP 4, CH 8, HDC 12, SKIP 4, CH 8, HDC 6 SS TO THE TOP OF THE FIRST HDC TO JOIN (24 HDC)
CH 1, HDC 6, HDC 8 UNDER THE HANDLE, HCD 12, HDC 8 UNDER THE HANDLE, HDC 6, SS TO THE TOP OF THE FIRST HDC TO JOIN (40 HDC)
ROUND 12: FINISHING
SS INTO EACH STITCH AROUND (40 SS)
FASTEN OFF AND WEAVE IN ENDS
I would love to see your finished baskets!! Please share and tag me on Instagram @thejonesyco #thejonesyco