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« on: July 09, 2010 02:27:49 PM »

I put this picnic basket together as a wedding gift for a friend of mine.

I sewed the lining with pockets for cups and plates.
On the right side are napkin-cutlery holders made using the tutorial from this post http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=350855.0.

Here you can see the napkin-cutlery holder in action

Then it rolls up with a pretty ribbon to fit in the basket

The basket also contained a coordinating picnic blanket

I used a vinyl tablecloth for the back of the blanket so that it could stand up to grass and dirt

The process took a little more effort then I had anticipated. But I am pretty happy with how it turned out.

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« Reply #1 on: July 09, 2010 03:57:34 PM »

This is such a great idea!  I love the colors you chose, too.  Awesome job!
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« Reply #2 on: July 10, 2010 03:37:52 AM »

This is awesome, I want one! Grin

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« Reply #3 on: July 10, 2010 07:21:17 AM »

that turned out wonderfully.  what a lucky person to get it as a gift!!

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