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"Iowa tote" basket (14"x4"x10" deep) has a swing handle and is based on a basket woven by the Winnebago Indians.
BASKETMAKER #15 Summer 1987 (v.4) pg. 15

Coiled wheat straw basket like those made by the Pimas of Arizona. Instructions are for a basic 3"-tall basket with a 4"-diameter base. Wheat straws are bundled and wrapped with cane.
BASKETMAKER #23 Summer 1989 (v.6) pg. 14, 35

Tlingit basketry. Indian baskets from the southeastern Alaska coastal region. A general look at the tradition, materials used and techniques. Diagrams show five types of weaves and a false embroidery used in Tlingit baskets (open-twining, checker or lattice weaving, diagonal twining, "eye-holes" openwork, and braided twining).
BASKETMAKER #26 Spring 1990 (v.7) pg. 23

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

Instructions for crocheting four styles of baskets. Designs are patterned after Southwest American Indian pottery.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1976 (v.54#11) pg. 107

American Indian style coiled basket is made by crocheting over a rope core.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Oct 1982 (v.13#8) pg. 65

How to weave large and small bonnet baskets from reed and ash splint like those woven by the Indian tribes of the Northeast. These round baskets have covers.
EARLY AMERICAN LIFE Aug 1986 (v.17#4) pg. 39

Northwest Indian storage basket. Based on traditional baskets woven by the Salish Indians. Woven from reed and raffia. Base is woven in a 2/2 twill. The triple-layered sides are twined and the rim is folded and lashed.
HANDWOVEN Jan-Feb 1988 (v.9#1) pg. 70

Western Cherokee double-walled wicker (reed) basket with a lid.
HANDWOVEN May-Jun 1989 (v.10#3) pg. 64

Southwestern-inspired crafts. (1) A variety of plain baskets are painted with geometric motifs to look like handwoven Indian designs. (2) Patchwork table runner, 18"x36". (3) Crocheted afghan, 57"x60", is worked in traditional Mexican blanket patterns. (4) Painted wooden Navajo Indian children and tiny sheep figurines.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jun 1987 (v.32#3) pg. 60, 4, 78, 79

Three purchased baskets are painted to resemble native-American originals. (1) Papago Man-in-the-Maze pattern. (2) Waterbird pattern. (3) Navaho wedding basket.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Aug 1989 (v.34#4) pg. 56, 78