Mini Sweet Treat Baskets Crochet Pattern

Mini Sweet Treat Baskets Crochet Pattern

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Sweet Treat Crochet Baskets

Sweet Treat Crochet Baskets

Crochet Your Own Sweet Treat Baskets

How adorable are these cutie patootie Easter baskets? Our very own Cathy Cunningham made the pattern.

Sweet idea as a mini gift. Another cool idea to add to a wreath or center piece. Over all, one hundred adorable points for her idea!

The baskets are almost 2″ tall!

Written Instructions

Definitions

Ch – Chain, SC – Single Crochet, st -stitch,  SL ST – Slip Stitch, BEG – Beginning, TOG – Together, RSC – Reverse Single Crochet

What you Need

  • Size G Crochet Hook or 4.5 MM
  • Lily Sugar and Cream or Bernat handicraft 4 ply cotton yarn but you can substitute any 4ply yarn you have on hand.

Pattern

  • Note:  Ch 1 doesn’t count as st going forward
  • Ch 4 and SL ST to the Beg Ch to form a ring (you can use a magic circle here instead for this step if you prefer.)
  • Rnd 1: Ch1, then SC 7 times around ring, SL ST at the end to the top of the BEG Ch 1 (7st)
  • Rnd 2: Ch 1,  then 2 SC into the same joining stitch and in each st around, SL ST at the end to the top of the BEG Ch 1 (14st)
  • Rnd 3:  Ch 1, 1 SC into the same joining stitch, 2 SC in next st, repeat around then SL ST at the end to the top of the Beg Ch 1 (21st)
  • Rnd 4: *Ch 1, 1 SC into the same joining stitch and in each st around, SL ST at the end to the top of the BEG Ch 1**, repeat from * to ** for rounds 5-9  (21st)
  • Rnd 10: RSC around, tie off, weave in end.

Handle

  • Attach yarn through the outside of basket under RSC and over the top of the side of the basket with a SL ST, Ch 16 then SL ST to other side of basket..Tie off, weave in ends.

Mikey, aka Michael Sellick, of The Crochet Crowd, started this online journey back in 2008. A mere hobby in trying to reach out to others as he was mentally struggling with his own issues. His goal was simple, find others in the yarn communities, like him, that have a common interest.

The journey and main baby of the whole idea started with a YouTube Channel and then in 2011, an official website was developed. Michael is not only the face of The Crochet Crowd but also the working engine behind the crowd in self-taught programming, social media and so much more.

Enjoy the stitching journey. Life is short, enjoy this wonderful hobby and all of the learning opportunities that come with it.