5 Materials Needed:

3 Balls Lily Sugar 'n Cream: Yellow, Tangerine, or Hot Green, 3.5mm Crochet Hook, Stitch Marker

About this Project

Store your stuff in these cute crochet baskets. Create the scallop edged design using a few balls of Lily Sugar 'n Cream yarn.

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GAUGE:15 sc and 16 rows = 4".
MEASUREMENTS:

Small: Approx 6" diameter x 5" high.

Medium: Approx 8" diameter x 7" high.

  • 1

    NOTE: The instructions are written for smaller size. If changes are necessary for larger size the instructions will be written thus ( ). Numbers for each size are shown in the same color throughout the pattern. When only one number is given in black, it applies to both sizes.

    Base: Ch 2.

    1st rnd: 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc.

    2nd rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 12 sc.

    3rd rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in same sc as last sl st. 1 sc in next sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 18 sc.

    4th rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in same sc as last sl st. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sc.

    5th rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in same sc as last sl st. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 30 sc.

    6th rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in same sc as last sl st. 1 sc in each of next 4 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 4 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 36 sc. Cont in this manner, inc 6 sc evenly around each rnd, for 4 (8) more rnds. 60 (84) sc.

    Next rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st in first sc.

    Next rnd: Ch 1. Working in back loops only, *2 sc in same sp as last sl st. 1 sc in each of next 9 (13) sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 66 (90) sc. Place marker at end of last rnd.

    Next rnd: Ch 3 (counts as dc) 1 dc in each sc around. Join with sl st to top of ch 3.

  • 2

    Main Section:

    Next rnd: Ch 2 (does not count as st). 1 hdc in same sp as last sl st. *1 dcfp around post of next st. 1 hdc in next st. Rep from * around to last st. 1 dcfp around post of last st. Join with sl st to first hdc.

    Next rnd: Ch 2 (does not count as st). 1 dcfp around post of same st as last sl st. *1 hdc in next st. 1 dcfp around post of next st. Rep from * around to last st. 1 hdc in last st. Join with sl st to first st. Rep last 2 rnds for pat until work from marked rnd measures 5 (6)".

    Scallop Edging rnd: Ch 1. Sl st in same sp as last sl st. *Skip next 2 sts. 5 dc in next st. Skip next 2 sts. Sl st in next st. Rep from * around, omitting sl st at end of last rep. Join with sl st to first sl st. Fasten off.

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    ABBREVIATIONS

    Approx = Approximate(ly) Ch = Chain(s) Cont = Continue(ity) Dc = Double crochet Dcfp = Yoh and draw up a loop around post of next stitch from front to back to front. (Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice. Hdc = Half double crochet Inc = Increase(ing) Pat = Pattern Rem = Remain(ing) Rep = Repeat Rnd(s) = Round(s) Sc = Single crochet Sl st = Slip stitch Sp = Space St(s) = Stitch(es) Yoh = Yarn over hook