Grassland Hanging Storage Basket

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Grassland Hanging Storage Basket

The Grasslands Hanging Storage Basket is made with jumbo weight yarn for the biggest basket ever -see picture below with a 12” ruler for scale. It holds over 10 lbs. of yarn.

Grassland Hanging Storage Basket

Supplies
Size Q 15mm hook
Large eye tapestry needle
Color A: Bernat Maker Big - Chartreuse (3 skeins)
Color B: Bernat Maker Big - Ivory (1 skein)

Notes
Design is worked in the round
Pattern is worked in a continuous amigurumi style working continuously without joining rounds together.

Grassland Hanging Storage Basket

Size
Approximately 24" x 34" when laying flat, expands in width, height and length when filled.

Gauge
Gauge is not necessary for this project.

Grasslands Hanging Storage Basket Crochet Pattern
 
 Fig. A

Fig. A

 

Using color A create a magic ring
Rd 1: ch1, sc5 into mr
If needed, insert a st marker into working st to keep place. 
Move st market each time a row is complete (Fig. A)

 
 Fig. B

Fig. B

 


Tie on new skeins as needed using a simple knot (Fig. B)

Rd 2: sc2 in each of the 7 st from prev rd (14sc)
Rd 3: *sc2 in first st, sc1 in next st* rep 7x (21sc)
Rd 4: *sc2 in first st, sc1 in next 2 st* rep 7x (28sc)
Rd 5: *sc2 in first st, sc1 in next 3 st* rep 7x (35sc)
Rd 6: *sc2 in first st, sc1 in next 4 st* rep 7x (42sc)
Rd 7: *sc2 in first st, sc1 in next 5 st* rep 7x (49sc)
Rd 8: *sc2 in first st, sc1 in next 6 st* rep 7x (56sc)
Rd 9: *sc2 in first st, sc1 in next 7st* rep 7x (63sc)
Rd 10: *sc2 in first st, sc1 in next 8 st* rep 7x (70sc)
Rd11-12: sc70

 
 Fig. C

Fig. C

 


Rd 13: ch2, hdc70 in blo, slst in 1st hdc to join (Fig. C)
Rd 14: ch3, dc70, slst in 1st dc to join
Rd 15: rep rd 13
Rd 16: ch2, hdc15, dc40, hdc15, last in 1st hdc to join
Rd 17: ch2, working in the blo hdc15, dc 40, hdc15, last in 1st hdc to join
Rd 18: ch1, sc15, sc2tog over the next 40 st, sc15, so st in 1st sc to join

 
 Fig. D

Fig. D

 

Loop
ch10, slst in same st as join from rd 18 (Fig. D)

Edging
Rd19: switch to color B, tie on to same st as join, sc50, sc10 into ch, so st in blo of 1st sc to join
Rd 20: slst50 in blo around to base of ch loop, fasten off, do not cut ends

 
 Fig. E

Fig. E

 

Wrapping
Wrap yarn to the back of loop (Fig. E)
Wrap approx 15x around base of loop.
Tie off and weave in ends (Fig. F)

 
 Fig. F

Fig. F

 
Grassland Hanging Storage Basket
Grassland Hanging Storage Basket
Grassland Hanging Storage Basket
Grassland Hanging Storage Basket
Grassland Hanging Storage Basket