Saturday, 14 December 2013

Cute Odd-Block Basket

This is a wonderful basket that looks so cute and stores flat.   


Please enjoy!


 Cardboard with corners cut out and fold lines scored. 

 Bottom view.  I started with a leftover block. 

 Inside of basket.  
Opening is sewn shut by machine.  
Corners are topstitched.  
Ribbons are attached by machine.  

 Tied to form this lovely little basket. 

 Bottom view.

Your hostess gift is ready!


Quick & Easy Cosmetic Bag


  1. Hi Melanie, Just want to let you know that I love your work. I've got a nice collection of vintage sheets to transform into the Sunshine Vintage quilt. And these baskets look like quick and easy Christmas gifts. Thanks for sharing your talent!
    A snowed in fan on the East Coast.

    1. Thank you! Here is a link to the vintage quilt for anyone may need to copy and paste.