Woven Basket

By  Madeline Arendt 

You can never have enough baskets! Not only are they stylish and versatile, they'll help organize your clutter. This simple weaving technique is a quick-and-easy way to create a variety of baskets for Mom this Mother's Day for all her storage needs.


  • Wire-mesh basket
  • Coordinating fabrics, three prints or solids


  • Beacon Adhesives Fabri-Tac Permanent Adhesive
  • 1. Tear 1"-wide fabric strips to fit around basket. Weave alternating strips through basket holes; adhere ends at back.
  • 2. Apply glue to one inside edge of two strips; fold strips in half. Wrap folded strip around basket rim; adhere ends.
  • 3. Wrap two fabric strips around handles; adhere ends. Weave one strip through top, center side of basket; tie bow. Repeat on opposite side.