A crochet pattern for making baskets in 2 colors with a fold over edge and a strap with a button. Nice for any storage in your study, crafts room, nursery and kitchen.
The biggest basket will be (when folded) 15 cm/5.9 inch high and the diameter is approx. 15 cm/ 5.9 inch. Total height (unfolded) = 19 cm/7.5 inch high. The smallest basket will be (when folded) 10 cm/3.9 inch high and the diameter is approx. 10 cm/3.9 inch. Total height (unfolded) = 14 cm/5.5 inch.
Used yarn: 10 ply Aran Worsted For the biggest basket you need: 100 grams of gray yarn (= 140 meters/153 yds) and 50 grams of white yarn (=70 meters/77 yds) and 1 big button (I have used a 20 mm button) For the smallest basket you need: 50 grams of gray yarn (=70 meters/77 yds) and 30 grams of white yarn (=42 meters/46 yds) and 1 big button (I have used a 20 mm button) I have added some pictures in the pattern to make some details more clear
The stitches that are used are: American: Single Crochet, Magic Ring and Slipstitch (Hook H8 = 5 mm hook) English: Double Crochet, Slipstitch and Magic Ring (Hook 6 = 5 mm hook) The baskets will be crocheted in the round.