Basket in Crochet : This pattern gives directions to crochet the bowl pictured. "This pretty Work Basket, or Fruit Bowl, makes a welcome gift, and takes very little time to crochet. May also be used as a coaster for a bowl of roses, or the fish-bowl." Make baskets in different sizes, depending upon materials used.
This is a Mail Order Pattern, purchased through newspapers. This pattern is no E-1273, marketed through Martha Madison. "Crochet this pretty basket which may be used for a variety of things. It can be a work basket, fruit bowl, or a stand for a plant. It makes a welcome gift and is easy to crochet".
Materials: About 300 yards of Crochet Cotton will be needed.
- If #20 Mercerized Crochet Cotton is used, with a #10 crochet-hook, the finished basket will be about 8” in diameter.
- For a larger basket, use Bedspread Cotton and #7-hook.
- Carpet-warp, or string, might also be used with #5-hook, to fashion a still larger basket.
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