Blue Coast Basket Extra Large with Handles by Sweet Softies

Blue Coast Basket Extra Large with Handles

March 2019
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
6.0 mm (J)
460 - 480 yards (421 - 439 m)
Height: 12 inches (30.5 cm), Diameter of base: 15 inches (38 cm)
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The Blue Coast Basket is a simple yet classic nautical design that makes a great home décor piece. Made with super bulky yarn, this oversized container with two handles is functional and perfect for storage and organization in a bedroom, closet, nursery, kid’s room, playroom, or any living space.

Mix and match with your favorite colors to create a fun, vibrant look, or a beautiful, ombre one! For a personalized touch, you can add tassels, pom poms, or other embellishments.

The Blue Coast Basket would be a lovely gift for a housewarming party, baby shower, birthday, or any occasion!


Familiar beginner. Requires familiarity with stitches used (below).

Stitches/Terms (US Terms):
MR: magic ring (a.k.a. magic circle, magic loop)
Ch: chain
Sl st: slip stitch
Sc: single crochet
Inc: increase
BLO: back loops only
Rsc: reverse single crochet (Click here for the video tutorial)

* Super bulky (weight 6) yarn. I used Lion Brand’s Hometown USA yarn in the following colors:
C1 (first color -- “Charlotte Blue”), 3 skeins / 243 yards
C2 (second color -- “St. Paul Sky”), 2 skeins / 162 yards
C3 (third color -- “New York White”), 1 skein / 81 yards

  • 6.00 mm crochet hook
  • Scissors


This pattern is © 2019 Sweet Softies ( For personal use only. You may not copy, alter, or sell this pattern in any way. You may sell finished items made with this pattern if you credit Sweet Softies as the designer and link to my website. No wholesale.* (@SweetSofties)