Crocheted Baskets Using Hemp for Knitting allhemp6
A gift that's crocheted? So meaningful in the eyes of your host or hostess. It looks like you went to so much trouble! Here's an easy, relatively quick gift idea using a quintessential cross-season yarn, allhemp6. It's from Hemp for Knitting—but for crochet projects that need structure, like our Crocheted Baskets, it's perfect!
Hemp for Knitting allhemp6 (100% hemp. 100g, 165 yds/150m), amount depends on size(s) chosen.
You'll need 4 skeins to make the 3-piece set shown (small tall + extra large + small placemat); shown in Color 12.
Yarn requirements for each piece are as follows:
Small short (3"/7.5cm across x 4½"/11.5cm tall): approx. 80yds/73m.
Small tall (3"/7.5cm across x 7½"/19cm tall): approx. 120 yds/110m.
Medium (3¾"/9.5cm across x 2"/5cm tall): approx. 52 yds/48m.
Medium lid (4"/10cm across x ¾"/2cm deep): approx. 38 yds/35m.
Large (5"/13cm across x 3"/7.5cm tall): approx. 102 yds/93m.
Extra large (8"/20cm across x 6"/15cm tall): approx. 350 yds/320m.
Small placemat (9"/23cm across): approx. 110 yds/101m.
HOOKS & NOTIONS
US E (3.5mm) crochet hook, or size to obtain gauge (or a nice firm fabric).
Locking stitch marker; darning needle to finish.
Approx. 20 sc in the round = 4"/10cm.
Digital Crocheted Baskets pattern. (Download)
Printed Crocheted Baskets pattern. (Requires shipping.)
COLOR: 025 Dusty Rose.
COLOR: 023 Brick.
COLOR: 022 Pumpkin.
COLOR: 021 Dijon.
COLOR: 019 Sprout.
COLOR: 015 Marble.
COLOR: 018 Sapphire.
COLOR: 039 Midnight Blue.
COLOR: 017 Periwinkle.
COLOR: 013 Foggy.
COLOR: 010 Pearl.
COLOR: 012 Classic.
COLOR: 029 Licorice.
COLOR: 028 Chocolate.
COLOR: 020 Avocado.
COLOR: 038 Angel Blue.