Bike Basket by Margie Dougherty

Bike Basket

by Margie Dougherty
April 2011
Aran (8 wpi) ?
stockinette stitch with two strands of yarn held together
US 15 - 10.0 mm
9.0 mm (M/N)
700 - 728 yards (640 - 666 m)
one size, 9" high (but adjustable)
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This pattern is available for free.

Two-color basketweave mosaic colorwork is easy to knit (only one color at a time!) and sturdy enough to hold stuff safely while biking.

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* 1 ball #624 Tea Leaf (A)
* 1 ball #322 Pale Yellow (B)

* 2 buttons, 7/8”/22mm diameter
* Heavy template plastic or plastic needlepoint canvas
* 9”/23cm x 12”/30.5cm piece of craft felt
* Fabric glue
* Stitch marker
* Yarn needle

Crochet hook is used to add a round of single crochet on the edge and to add the drawstring cord. You may also knit an I-cord drawstring and omit the crocheted edging.