||Junior's Candy Cane/Pencil Basket
Pattern Compliments Of:
Suzanne Moore's NC Basket Works
130 Main St. • Post Office Box 744
Vass, NC 28394-0744
910-245-3049 • 800-338-4972
Top Measurement: 4 1/2"L x 4"W x 5 1/2""H
|2" x 3 1/2" Oval Base
11/64" Flat Oval - weavers & lashing
3/8" Flat Flat - spokes & rims
#1 Round - twining
1/4" Flat Flat - 1 row of weaving & rim row
|#2 Round dyed black - 2 arms (3")
1/4" Flat Flat Dyed black - belt (3")
Seagrass - rim filler
Jr. Snowman Basket Buckle®
Greenery shaped to resemble a tree (optional)
Cut 14 spokes from 3/8" FF each 8" long. Dampen slightly. Insert the spokes evenly around base ( gluing the spokes into the base is optional). Twine 2 times around the base with #1 R. DO NOT CUT THE ROUND REED. Upset the spokes and continue to twine 5 more times around the basket. End round reed.
Weave the following rows start and stop:
10 rows 11/64" FO
1 row 1/4" FF - the Jr. Snowman Basket Buckle® will be woven on this row along
with an overlay piece of 1/4" FF dyed black for his belt.
14 rows 11/64" FO
1 row 1/4" FF - rim row
Pack well. Cut and tuck spokes. Rim with 3/8" FF inside and outside, seagrass between rims and lash with 11/64" FO.
Stain basket if desired. I used Oak Weaver's Stain and covered the Basket Buckle® with plastic wrap. Insert tree and arms on the Jr. Snowman and fill with candy canes.
To make the Pencil Basket: Follow directions for the Candy Cane Basket. Eliminate the 1/4"FF row in the middle of the basket. The cardinal basket button® is tied on after the basket is stained. The height of the pencil basket is 5".
All supplies to make this basket are available at NC Basket Works.
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