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Free Crochet Basket Wedding
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Basket Wedding Favour

Materials: South Maid Crochet Cotton 50 yds white
  Steel Crochet Hook Size 7
  Fabric Stiffener
  ½ yd gold satin ribbon ¼” wide
  2 Small Yellow Silk Roses with Green Leaves
  1 oz plastic Medicine Cup
  Glue Gun and Glue Sticks
  12” Square of White Tulle
  Candies

Finished Size Approximately 3” High

Basket:
Rnd 1: Ch 3, 11 dc in 3rd ch from hook, join with a sl st in top of starting
ch-3.
Rnd 2: Ch 3 dc in same st, 2 dc in each dc around to last dc, 3 dc in last
dc, join with a sl st in top of starting ch-3.
Rnd 3: Ch 5, dc in same st, * sk one dc, (dc, ch 2, dc) in next dc. Rep
from * around, join.
Rnds 4-8: Sl st into first ch-2 sp, ch 5, dc in same sp, * (dc, ch 2, dc) in
each ch-2 sp around, join.
Rnd 9: Sl st into first ch-2 sp, (ch 3, dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in same sp, (2 dc, ch
3, 2 dc) in each  ch-2 sp around, join, turn.
Rnd 10: Sl st into first ch-3 sp, ch 3, dc, ch 3, 2 dc in same sp, (2 dc, ch
3, 2 dc) in each ch-3 sp around, join. Break off.

Handle:
Row 1: Ch 29, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each sc across, turn.
Row 2: Ch 6, sk 2 sc, tr in next sc, * ch 2, sk 2 sc, tr in next sc. Rep from
* across, ch 1, turn.
Row 3: Sc in each tr and 2 sc in each ch-2 sp across ending with sc in
4th ch of starting ch-6 of row 2. Break off.

Stiffening:
Dip crocheted pieces into fabric stiffener until wet. Squeeze out excess.
Cover a 16” square piece of cardboard with waxed paper. Place
crocheted basket over medicine cup. Turn basket upside down. Pin to
cardboard with two outer rnds flat against cardboard. Pin handle to
cardboard. Let all pieces dry thoroughly. Remove medicine cup when
crochet is dry.

Finishing:
Cut 6” of gold ribbon and weave in and out of spaces through handle.
Glue ends of ribbon in place and glue handle to inside of basket. Glue
one rose on either side of handle where handle and basket meet. Wrap
candy in tulle, place in basket. Tie bow in center of gold ribbon, leaving
long ends on each side of bow. Glue bow to center top of handle. Cut
ends of ribbon on a slant.