Pattern Crochet Hanging Basket

hanging basket

For this pattern You will need:

– 1 skein Ribbon Yarn & a crochet hook nr 6 (US 10)

– A stitch marker.

– A big needle with a round point to weave in the ends.

-The basket will be about 12 cm x 12 cm or 4,7-inch x 4,7 inch.

hanging basket 2

The stitches we use:

– The chain stitch (CH ST)
– The single crochet (SC)                                                                                                                       – The slip stitch (SL ST)

1. Make 3 chain stitches and close in a circle with a slip stitch.

2. Make 6 SC in the middle of the circle and mark Your first SC with a stitch marker (or safety pin). (6 st)

3. Make 2 SC in each stitch, replace the stitch marker (12)

 

4. (Make 1 SC in the first stitch and 2 SC in the next stitch) Replace stitch marker.

Repeat ( ) another 5 times. (18st)

5. (Make 1 SC in the first 2 stitches and 2 SC in the third stitch) Replace the stitch marker.

Repeat ( ) another 5 times. (24st)

 

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6. (Make 1 SC in the first 3 stitches and 2 SC in the 4th stitch) Replace stitch marker.

Repeat ( ) another 5 times. (30st)

7. (Make 1 SC in the first 4 stitches and 2 SC in the 5th stitch) Replace stitch marker.

Repeat ( ) another 5 times. (36st)

8. (Make 1 SC in the first 5 stitches and 2 SC in the 6th stitch) Replace the stitch marker.

Repeat ( ) another 5 times. (42st)

9. (Make a SC in each stitch around, replace stitch marker. (42st)) Repeat ( ) another 7 times.

10. Make 10 chain stitches.

11. skip 9 stitches and attach with a SC in the 10th stitch. go around with a SC in each stitch.

(Now we see where the stitch marker is the beginning of the new round, we don’t need to move him anymore.

12. Go another round all around with a SC in each stitch. (42st)

13. Make a slip stitch in each stitch so You get a nice decorative border. (42st)

14. cut of the tread and pull true the loop. Take a big needle with a round point, and stitch in the loose ends.

Enjoy!

Ilse 🙂