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How to make a patchwork cracker basket from fabric scraps.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1973 (v.51#12) pg. 55, 113

How to make yarn warp baskets that resemble the continous-coil baskets of the Southwest Indians. Complete instructions included.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1975 (v.53#2) pg. 20, 28

How to make a basket and lid from coils of rope.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1976 (v.54#12) pg. 57

How to weave baskets from fabric strips that are ribbed with upholstery cord.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1977 (v.55#12) pg. 98, 190

How to make coiled calico baskets.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1978 (v.56#12) pg. 83, 158

Gift basket or tote bag made from quilted fabric.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1981 (v.59#12) pg. 77, 156

Make woven rag baskets.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1985 (v.63#9) pg. 36, 166

Coiled basket made from rags.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1986 (v.64#12) pg. 61, 138

Heart-shaped coiled basket made from fabric scraps. Est. cost: $8.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1988 (v.66#7) pg. 96, 102

Holiday basket is woven from twisted satin ribbon.
CRAFTS Nov 1992 (v.15#11) pg. 44

Puffy padded baskets, one round and one oval, are decorated with ribbon and lace.
CRAFTS Aug 1993 (v.16#8) pg. 22

Old Softies, coiled baskets made with soft wools for the weft. Includes tips on decorating the baskets with loops and feathers.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #67 Feb 1979 (v.6#7) pg. 28

Woven hang-ups for plants. Shallow baskets are warped across the bottom half of their openings and then needlewoven with yarns.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #71 Oct 1979 (v.6#11) pg. 48

A basket and a door mat made from rope using the Turk's Head knot.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #73 Feb 1980 (v.7#1) pg. 45

Creative basketry. Make coiled baskets from rope wrapped with colorful thread.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #85 Feb 1982 (v.8#1) pg. 52

How to make woven and coiled yarn baskets.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Oct 1976 (v.7#1) pg. 38

How to make a twined basket from cord and wool.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jan-Feb 1978 (v.9#1) pg. 30

Fabric coiled basket.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Sep 1979 (v.10#7) pg. 67, 108

Yarn-coiled, feather-trimmed baskets.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Oct 1980 (v.11#8) pg. 30

Fabric flounced basket sewn from cotton and rickrack.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1980 (v.11#9) pg. 55

Soft sculpture baskets to sew from cotton. Corners tie together with ribbons.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1980 (v.11#9) pg. 57

Wrapped coil baskets made using the "Lazy Squaw" stitch and colorful yarns.
FAMILY CIRCLE Jul 17 1979 (v.92#10) pg. 14, 38

Erica Wilson's easy-to-stitch harvest basket.
FAMILY CIRCLE Nov 18 1980 (v.93#16) pg. 185

The country look. An egg basket, bread basket, and planters are sewn from long tubes of batting-stuffed calico.
FAMILY CIRCLE Jul 21 1981 (v.94#10) pg. 71, 130

Basic garter stitch knitting projects. (1) Afghan. (2) Pillows. (3) Basket stiffened with plastic canvas. (4) Tumbler covers. (5) Wall hangings show basket of flowers and basket of fruit.
FAMILY CIRCLE Feb 23 1982 (v.95#3) pg. 90, 120

Fabric baskets are decorated with permanent pens and felt-tip markers to simulate the look of basket weaving. Est. cost: $8.
FAMILY CIRCLE Oct 26 1982 (v.95#15) pg. 97, 124

Basket made from quilted muslin features a design drawn on with permanent markers. Est. cost: $12.
FAMILY CIRCLE Oct 26 1982 (v.95#15) pg. 100, 146

Counted cross-stitch accessories to make. (1) Baskets, (2) Samplers, (3) Tote bag, (4) Pillow, (5) Picture frames, (6) Place mats.
FAMILY CIRCLE Nov 16 1982 (v.95#16) pg. 126, 200

Braided fabric buffet set consists of candle rings, hot mats, and a bread basket.
FAMILY CIRCLE Oct 25 1983 (v.96#15) pg. 92, 124

Calico coil baskets.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1980 (v.191#5) pg. 163, 294

Beautiful fabric baskets.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1982 (v.195#5) pg. 194, 346

Stitch yourself an old-fashioned Christmas. Wreaths, tree skirt, Rose of Sharon wall hanging, place mat, Christmas tree quilt, baskets, and girl's holiday party dress.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1983 (v.197#6) pg. 152, 252

Soft-sculpture basket is ringed with fabric strawberries.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1986 (v.203#5) pg. 182, 244

Braided accents for the home. Includes instructions for baskets, a round pillow edged with ruffles, two rugs (scalloped and heart-shaped), heart pockets to hang, a chair seat, heart-shaped placemat and coaster.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING May 1987 (v.204#5) pg. 194, 285

Patchwork basket. Each side is made from six triangles. Calico is gathered on a wire bail to make the handle, which is ornamented with fabric roses where it attaches to the basket.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1987 (v.205#5) pg. 88, 248

How to coil baskets and chair pads using fabric scraps.
HANDMADE Summer 1982 (v.2#2) pg. 12

Quilted basket is sewn from Irish linen toweling and embroidered with hearts.
HANDMADE Winter 1982-83 (v.2#4) pg. 119, 91

Make a twill woven market basket from flat reed.
HANDWOVEN Jan-Feb 1985 (v.6#1) pg. 80

Loom-woven basketry. Includes general instructions and directions for five woven boxes. (1) Silk "treasure" boxes woven in plain weave, overshot and inlay with batting-covered plastic needlework canvas as stiffeners. (2) Painted-warp box is woven as two warp-faced bands. Sides and bottom woven in double layer have cardboard stiffeners. (3) Folded inkle-woven box is formed from a single strip of inkle weave.
HANDWOVEN Nov-Dec 1995 (v.16#5) pg. 62, 89, 91

Christmas cookie basket is sewn from two square of fabric and stiffened with needlepoint canvas. The basket ties at each corner and lies flat for storage. Red and green plaid fabric is woven in a 2/2 twill.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1996 (v.17#4) pg. 69, 95

Four dainty spring baskets. (1) Trellis pattern cross-stitched and pressed onto self-stick needlework mounting board. (2) Tatted basket lined with satin. (3) Tiny beaded basket. (4) Basket woven from grosgrain ribbon.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Mar-Apr 1981 (v.26#2) pg. 58, 109, 120

Mama Bear and Baby Bear baskets are made with yarn-wrapped cord, coiled, for body and head. Arms and legs are braided yarn.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS May-Jun 1981 (v.26#3) pg. 53, 87

Assorted gifts and Yule decorations to make from plaid taffeta. Includes a basket for greens, a picture frame, rosebuds, guest towel trim, covered wooden hangers and a wine bottle tote bag.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Nov-Dec 1981 (v.26#6) pg. 46, 112

Coiled baskets made from yarn.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Aug 1985 (v.30#4) pg. 67, 106

Three ragpoint baskets woven from strips of denim and calico. These oval, round and heart-shaped baskets are trimmed in a Western style with conchas and beads.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jun 1987 (v.32#3) pg. 62, 36

Easy-to-make fabric petal baskets.
NEEDLE & THREAD Mar-Apr 1981 (v.1#1) pg. 19

Three ribbonpoint baskets are needlepoint worked on plastic canvas.
NEEDLE & THREAD Mar-Apr 1982 (v.2#2) pg. 19, 37, 47

Sew an old-fashioned "biscuit" basket.
NEEDLE & THREAD Mar-Apr 1984 (v.4#2) pg. 12, 43

Trapunto baskets sewn from fabric and stuffed with batting.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Jan-Feb 1982 (v.5#1) pg. 37, 36, 55

Sew a "bunny" basket.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Mar-Apr 1984 (v.7#2) pg. 7

Shaping with the warp. Instructions for weaving a basket on a loom. Flat tapestry is shaped into a three-dimensional by pulling warp threads.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #41 Winter 1979 (v.11#1) pg. 26

Effective designing. The basic principles of variation, gradation and texture.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #43 Summer 1980 (v.11#3) pg. 36

Plaiting: Non-loom weaving. Two patterns from Gyongy Laky. (1) Three-weft weaving. (2) Plaited basket: Two-weft woven box.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #46 Spring 1981 (v.12#2) pg. 33

Handspun, hand-twined trinket baskets. An introduction to twining, how to make a spider base, weave the sides and incorporate variations.
SPIN-OFF Summer 1993 (v.17#2) pg. 40

Fabric pottery. Make these soft coiled "pots" as colorful as you want. All you need is fabric scraps, cording and a mixing bowl.
SUNSET Jan 1984 (v.172#1) pg. 52

Loom-woven baskets. Includes instructions for weaving a basket that is shaped by pulling warp threads. Also includes instructions for weaving fruit and vegetables: an ear of corn, a green pepper, an apple, an avocado, a grapefruit and a stringbean.
WEAVER'S JOURNAL #40 Spring 1986 (v.10#4) pg. 37

Calico basket set. Three fabric baskets, stiffened with cardboard, have tied corners. Est. cost: $1.
WOMAN'S DAY Sep 1 1978 (v.41#14) pg. 93, 158

How to make yarn wrapped coil baskets.
WORKBASKET Apr 1980 (v.45#6) pg. 26

Oval coiled basket made from strips of rags.
WORKBASKET Apr 1987 (v.52#6) pg. 30

Tip shows how to weave a basket from bendable ribbon.
WORKBASKET Apr-May 1992 (v.57#4) pg. 95