Teardrop Hanging Basket: 3 Sizes
The Teardrop Hanging Basket is a quick, easy, and whimsical container that will serve as a lovely home décor project! It has a loop that can be hung up on a knob or a hook. Inside the basket, you can place your cute amigurumi dolls, a potted succulent plant, or other trinkets! The basket is worked seamlessly in one piece, requiring no sewing. This pattern includes the original basket size, a small version, and a large version, so you can make a nice collection of varying sizes. These baskets make great housewarming gifts.
Small, original (medium), and large sizes are available.
Small: Height 9” (23 cm), Width 6” (15.25cm)
Original: Height 10.5” (26.5 cm), Width 6.5” (16.5cm)
Large: Height 12” (30.5 cm, Width 7.5” (19cm)
★★☆☆☆ Easy / Familiar Beginner
Requires familiarity with the stitches used (below).
Stitches/Terms (US Terms):
• Magic ring (MR)
• Chain (ch)
• Slip stitch (sl st)
• increase, a.k.a. 2 sc in same st (inc)
• Decrease, a.k.a. 1 sc in 2 sts (dec)
• Super bulky weight (6) yarn (I used Chiffon Ribbon Ombre Pack from Darn Good Yarn, 50 yd. for small, 70 yd. for original, 80 yd. for large)
• 9 mm crochet hook
• Large-eyed yarn needle