More Fabric Baskets

comments (5) July 15th, 2009 in gallery     

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Susanspel Susanspel, member
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Colorful Basket with ribbon woven in and beads to match.
Turned rim basket with beads strung on ribbon and sewed to basket.
This one is made with a mixture of scraps and large cotton sash cord.
A buddy to a previously posted basket for my granddaughters Easter basket.
I created a gathered fabric rim for this one, then added ribbon and beads.
Colorful Basket with ribbon woven in and beads to match.

Colorful Basket with ribbon woven in and beads to match.

I have wanted to post more pictures of my baskets inspired by how to sew a fabric bowl post.  I had difficulty at first getting pictures to post and now that I have figured it out wanted to share more.  The biggest challenge in making these baskets I have found is finishing them off in a manner that does not show the end conspicuously.  That is why I have gone to sculpting on the outside and using the fabric rim on some.  I just can't stop making them!

Pattern or design used: How to Sew a Fabric Bowl
posted in: gallery, beads, sewing, fabric baskets, clothesline

Comments (5)

Fanelda writes: Thank you for sharing these. Very nice projects! I am trying to figure out how many yards fabric I need to cover for a 13" Basket 13" tall. Is there a resource you know of??
Posted: 5:02 pm on January 16th
chammer writes: These are simply gorgeous Susan. You obviously have a talent for making them and being creative. I want to make some too, but wish I knew how to make them as beautiful as you. Thanks for sharing . . . . I'll use them as my motivation.
Posted: 3:09 am on July 20th
Susanspel writes: The cover is made as if I was making a shallow plate. I did not get the pattern from anywhere. I just go with what I feel like and experiment to get different shapes and sizes.
Posted: 7:20 pm on December 28th
mombasil53 writes: The bowl with the lid,how do you make the lid and where did you get the pattern
Posted: 7:42 pm on August 9th
texasjewell writes: These are wonderful. I haven't got to make any in while. I had lots of wedding things to make for my daughter. I getting ready to do them again.
Posted: 8:05 pm on July 22nd
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