By Jenny Antoline
**This is a basket pattern, instructions to weave the basket shown-not a finished basket.**
This wonderful large storage basket starts out with a 12" square base and becomes rounded as you weave to the top ( square to round). Top diameter is 15". Handles are woven right into the basket.
Uses : 1/2" Flat, 1/4" Flat dyed and 1/4" Flat natural,#6 Round for rim filler, and 5/8" Half Round for rims.
Materials available below. If you need dyed reed, please go to our "Basket Supplies" page and see what selections are available.
|Half Round Reed~one lb.coilHalf round reed is as it sounds, exactly one half of a thick piece of round reed. Thicker than flat oval and is great for sturdy rims on utility or historic baskets.May also be used to make your own handles. Be sure to scarf down the overlaps well on half round when using for rims.|
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