Hanging Basket Free Crochet Pattern

hanging basket crochet pattern

This hanging basket crochet pattern is absolutely free and whips up quickly! It’s perfect for putting hanging plants or the kids toys in.

My boys have a ton of stuffed animals in their bedrooms and I needed an easy storage solution!  So I created this simple hanging basket that can be used to store all kinds of things.

hanging basket free crochet pattern

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My favorite kind of crochet patterns are ones that work up quickly and can be completed in an evening.  Like this Crochet Headband Pattern, this easy Hanging Plant Holder Crochet Pattern and this fun Crochet Slipper Pattern.

crochet hanging basket

Too busy to make this crochet hanging basket right away?! Pin it for later!  Pin this project to your favorite craft board on Pinterest and it’ll be waiting for you when you’re ready.

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Supplies needed for this hanging basket:

crochet hanging basket

My crafting essentials for crochet projects:

  • I love using this Vannas Choice yarn for soft silky projects every time.
  • These crochet hooks are ideal for using with all sizes of yarn.
  • This crochet kit is perfect for the beginner because everything you need to start is included.
  • This lovely yarn tote makes traveling with your crochet project both stylish and easy.

crochet hanging basket

Hanging Basket Crochet Pattern:

  1. Ch 8, to create a magic loop
  2. DC 10 into the loop (10), ch 2
  3. 2 DC into each stitch around (20), ch 2
  4. 2 DC into first st, DC into next stitch and repeat around (30), ch 2
  5. 2 DC into first st, DC 2 and repeat around (40), ch 2
  6. 2 DC into first st, DC 3 and repeat around (50), ch 2
  7. 2 DC into first st, DC 4 and repeat around (60), ch 2
  8. 1 DC into each st around (60), ch 2
  9. 15 DC then 5 DC then 2DCtog for 20 stitches (to decrease by 10 stitches) then 5 DC then 15 DC (50), ch 2  
  10. 15 DC then 4 DC then 2DCtog for 12 stitches (to decrease by 6 stitches) then 4 DC then 15 DC (44), ch 2 
  11. DC into next 42 st, ch 10, dc in next st (44), ch 2
  12. SC into next 42 st, sc 10 into chain, sc into next st (44), ch 1
  13. Slip Stitch around, slip stitch to join and tie off (44)

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Hello, I’m Heather!

I'm an active mom of twin boys who is always looking for opportunities to inspire creativity through fun crafts, do-it-yourself projects and delicious recipes. This blog has been an integral part of supporting my little family and I am so grateful to have you become a part of our journey! Let's create together... Read more...

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