A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Craftster is for freely sharing how to make things! Don't post pics of things you sell in hopes of getting some sales or we'll have to bust out the LIMBO stick on you! Wink
Total Members: 302,720
Currently Running With Scissors:
441 Guests and 9 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Small Easter Basket  (Read 3289 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
missamorphosis
"The man who has no imagination has no wings."~ Muhammad Ali
Offline Offline

Posts: 833
Joined: 21-Mar-2006

Butterflies, Buttons, & Crochet--ah, life is good!


View Profile WWW
« on: April 12, 2006 09:00:54 PM »

I made this little decorative basket using one of those green containers tomatoes sometime come in, some leftover Easter print fabric, and a little wire. It turned out really cute...at least to me. I'm thinking of making another without a holiday theme.







Happy Easter!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Shade Tree Crochet (crochet/craft blog)
Stitch-Stirrers - prompts and other fun things for the crocheter
Pinkaholic
Offline Offline

Posts: 189
Joined: 11-Apr-2006

I <3 shiny things


View Profile
« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2006 03:28:33 AM »

You're right, it's uber cute ^_^ well done!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Love me for who I am
chocolate_luvver
Offline Offline

Posts: 351
Joined: 08-Oct-2005

IT'S CHOCOTASTIC! =]


View Profile WWW
« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2006 09:49:27 AM »

awww those are so cute!!! Grin Grin Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged
krafty_kelly
« Reply #3 on: April 28, 2006 06:40:13 PM »

I like it alot.  How did you do it? Huh Huh
THIS ROCKS   Logged

missamorphosis
"The man who has no imagination has no wings."~ Muhammad Ali
Offline Offline

Posts: 833
Joined: 21-Mar-2006

Butterflies, Buttons, & Crochet--ah, life is good!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: May 03, 2006 08:33:15 PM »

How did you do it?

I took a small plastic veggie/fruit container...the green ones that look like little crates, and some fabric, which I cut into one-inch strips a little longer than each side. I then just wove the strips in the edges, tied in a knot, then trimmed. Along the top edge, I used even thinner strips, in a shorter length, tied in little knots all the way around. For the handle, I sewed two strips together with a piece of wire between them, then trimmed them with pinking shears, evenly spaced them on each of the shorter sides, twisted the end up and tied a bow around it. I then cut a piece of cardstock the size of the bottom to place inside so nothing would fall out.

Hope that helps! I had a photo of the supplies before I started, but my camera went wiggy on me and gave me an error when I tried to retrieve them.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Shade Tree Crochet (crochet/craft blog)
Stitch-Stirrers - prompts and other fun things for the crocheter
krafty_kelly
« Reply #5 on: May 04, 2006 04:17:23 PM »

Hey, thanks so much.  I'll be definitley keeping this in mind for next easter.  Grin Grin
THIS ROCKS   Logged

princess*of*capri
« Reply #6 on: February 24, 2007 03:40:44 PM »

Very cute! Great way to reuse the tomato basket.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I joined the Wists bandwagon!!! http://www.wists.com/princess_of_capri
missamorphosis
"The man who has no imagination has no wings."~ Muhammad Ali
Offline Offline

Posts: 833
Joined: 21-Mar-2006

Butterflies, Buttons, & Crochet--ah, life is good!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #7 on: February 24, 2007 09:18:31 PM »

Thanks! Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Shade Tree Crochet (crochet/craft blog)
Stitch-Stirrers - prompts and other fun things for the crocheter
Tarewyn
The one thing that doesn't abide by majority rule is a person's conscience." Atticus Finch
Offline Offline

Posts: 462
Joined: 13-Feb-2007

Saving my sanity, one crafty day at a time.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #8 on: February 26, 2007 08:36:31 AM »

very cute!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

staciart
Offline Offline

Posts: 579
Joined: 28-Jan-2007
Old, but not rotten...yet.


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #9 on: March 03, 2007 10:40:12 AM »

Suh-weet!  Very pretty and Spring-y!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Inexpensive Trends To Update Your Spring Wardrobe
A Simple Trick for Hanging Sweaters
High Street Edit: How To Wear White Jeans (Day And Night)
#AdamSays: Colorful Ideas for Women Who Always Wear Black
Fashion Fix: Distressed Jeans
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Rustic Fabric Pumpkins
I See London; I See France!
Meatless Monday: Zucchini Pineapple Loaf

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.