Lily Sugar 'n Cream Mini Square Baskets

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by Lily Sugar 'n Cream Design Team

Lily Sugar 'n Cream Mini Square Baskets

A simple way to organize your belongings!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 12 sc and 13 rows (4 inch) with 2 strands of yarn worked tog to crochet a basket that measures 3-1/2 inch square x 4 inch tall (Small/Jute), 5 inch square x 4 inch tall (Medium/Ecru), 6 inch square x 4 inch tall (Large/White). Save time, check your gauge. If the hook or needle listed under supplies does not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow a pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning. Download the template for abbreviations and stitches not explained elsewhere.
    Note: Baskets are worked with 2 strands of yarn tog.
  • 2
    Sides:
    Ch 13.
    1st row: (RS). 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each ch to end of chain. Turn. 12 sc.
    **2nd row: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn. Rep last row until work from beg measures 3-1/2 (5, 6) inch ending on a WS row.***
    Next row: (RS). (Fold line). Ch 1. Working into back loop only, 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.** Rep from ** to ** twice more, then from ** to *** once.
    Next row: (RS). (Joining row). Place foundation ch behind last row with WS of work tog. Ch 1. Working through both thicknesses, 1 sc in each sc to end of row.
    Fasten off.
  • 3
    Base:
    Ch 11 (16-19).
    1st row: (RS). 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each ch to end of chain. Turn. 10 (15-18) sc.
    2nd row: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.
    Rep last row until work from beg measures 3-1/2 5, 6) inch, ending on a WS row. Do not fasten off.
    Join Base to Sides: Place lower edge of Sides behind Base with WS of work tog, aligning corners of Base with fold lines and joining row of Sides. Ch 1. Working through both thicknesses, work 1 rnd of sc around all 4 sides of Base. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • •Two Skeins of Lily Sugar '‘n Cream Yarn in each of the following colors: Jute, Ecru & White
  • &8226;Clover Amour Crochet Hook H 5.0 mm
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