Spray Can Lid Basket

Materials used scrap yarn worsted weight
Hook H
Measurements not counting handle 2 1/2" tall by 3" wide
Notes old lid to a spray can- mine was from Rustoleum, but I believe that others would work because the yarn gives. Would be great for party favors after being cleaned with white vinegar or for Easter or even holding name place cards at tables.


Row 1: Ch 5, sl st tog, ch 3, 11 dc in ring (12 dc).

Row 2: Ch 3, dc in same st, 2dc, in each st around, sl st tog. (24 dc)

Row 3: Ch 3, dc in each st around sl st tog.

Row 4-5: Rep Row 3.

Row 6: Ch 2, hdc in each st around, sl st tog.

Row 7: I use Reverse sc also known as crab st a lot.  I really like the look of it.  You could edge it just sc if you wanted to.  If you wanted to learn reverse sc/crab st. Here is a youtube how to video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z_DPQw2Dykg  Do not fasten off after you edge...go straight into your handle.

Handle: Ch 25, sl st back down, turn and work on the other side of ch sl st back across then sew to other side of basket, fasten off and weave in ends.  If you need to tack down the first starting ch....

© August 10, 2012  Christina Budd

This is my written pattern; please use it for personal use only. You may make the item and sell them, but pattern remains property of Christina Budd. And if you sell the finished product, please link back to and give credit to this the original pattern.


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