Easy Easter Basket - Free Crochet Pattern
Free crochet pattern to make a bunny basket.
This is a quick and easy project to do at Easter. The basket includes rabbit ears and tail, and the option to make a set of them.
- 4 mm crochet hook
- 25g Light Yarn DK Yarn weight #3
Complete measures approx. Diameter 7 cm x 5.5 cm high
Techniques and Stitches
- Crochet: Chain stitch; Half treble Crochet;
- Pom – pom
Work 8 half treble crochet (htr) into a magic ring. Continue on rounds following the pattern from the bottom to the top and from right to left.
Repeat the motif in black (R) 5 times or as many times as you wish.
Round 5: work 1 htr back loop only in each stitch, (32 stitches).
The last round, the 2 ears of the rabbit
Round 11: work 28 ss, (1 ss, 12 ch, 2 ss, 12 ch, 1ss) x 2
To finish, make 1 pompom of 4 cm in diameter and join it to the basket on the side opposite the ears.
The easiest way to make the perfect pompoms is with a Pom Pom Maker, easy to use and with brilliant results.
TIP: with the same pattern you can make a smaller basket to complete the set.
Finish the base in round 3 (24 stitches).Repeat the motif in black (R) 4 times. And in the ears work 10 ch instead of 12.