Flower Easter Basket by Lisa Ferrel

Flower Easter Basket

Crochet
February 2021
both are used in this pattern
yarn held together
Aran
+ Aran
= Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
7 stitches and 7 rows = 2 inches
5.0 mm (H)
450 - 460 yards (411 - 421 m)
Approximately 9" diameter by 5" deep
US
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Crochet an easy Easter basket and use flower buttons to decorate the sides. This pattern uses a double strand of worsted weight yarn in several colors, along with worsted paired with eyelash yarn for the “grass” section at the bottom. Sew on multicolored flower buttons and embroider the flower stems for a beautiful springtime basket.

Skill level: Easy

Finished measurement is approximately 9” diameter by 5” deep. Add or remove rows to customize the depth of the basket.

Materials you will need:
Worsted weight yarn:
2.5 oz. lime green
3.5 oz. baby blue
0.5 oz. yellow
0.5 oz. purple
4 yards leaf green
Eyelash yarn – 1 oz. lime green
Crochet hook size H (5.00 mm)
Multicolored flower buttons
Yarn needle
Needle & thread
9” cardboard circle
Stitch markers are highly recommended for this type of yarn.

Due to the buttons used to decorate the basket, this pattern is not recommended for children under 3 years of age.