Stash Basket by Emily Bolduan

Stash Basket

August 2017
yarn held together
+ DK
= Bulky (7 wpi) ?
14.5 stitches and 16 rows = 4 inches
in double crochet (UK) with yarn held double
5.0 mm (H)
219 - 459 yards (200 - 420 m)
Small (Large)
This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

This stash basket is a great pattern for newer crocheters, and worked in simple Double Crochet with a large but firm hook, you will have yourself a sturdy basket in no time!

Our basket is written for two sizes, but it is very easy to customize. Play around with colour combinations, change colours as you go for a fade, or change the size by altering the number of repeats on the base or sides - it is a very flexible pattern!

Size: Small Basket (Large Basket)
Dimensions: Base x Height 14cm x 12.5cm (18cm x 17cm)
Yarn: Fibra Natura Cottonwood (105m/50g) or any 8ply/DK weight yarn. Please note that yarn is held double throughout
Quantity: 1 (2) balls each in two colours.
Hook: 5mm
Gauge: 14.5 sts and 16 rows to 10cm in Double Crochet. Gauge is not critical for this project, but the firmer your fabric, the better it will stand up!
Materials: Stitch marker, yarn needle


  • This pattern is written using UK crochet terminology
  • Yarn is held double throughout. You can hold the same two together throughout, or change colours as you go to create a fade!