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FREE Basket Patterns - The Full List

Free Basketry Pattern Sources net link list to help basketmakers find a free basket pattern.

Black Ash Cuff Bracelet
This feature article provides free instruction on how to weave a Black Ash Woodsplint Cuff Bracelet.

Black Ash Snowflake Ornament
Black Ash and Sweetgrass Basketweave Snowflake Christmas Ornament Project Instructions.

Fabric Basket Liner Free Pattern
Use this free pattern to stitch this simple cotton fabric basket liner project and make any Easter Basket or any round basket more festive.

Freebies For Basketmakers
An entire page of free catalogs, samples and freebies of interest to basketweavers.

Lavender Wand
Use your basket weaving skills to make a fragrant lavender wand from the flowers in your garden. An illustrated pattern.

Lily Basket Pattern
An antique basketweaving pattern in the BasketMakers Vintage Files is the Lily Basket, an old pattern that first appeared in George Wharton James' classic book from the turn of the century, Practical Basket Making.

Round Reed Table Mat
The Basket Base Table Mat is an old pattern that first appeared in George Wharton James' classic book from the turn of the century, Practical Basket Making. It can be used by itself or the technique can be used to make a round basket base for many other round work basketry styles.

Square Black Ash Basket with Curls
This feature article provides illustrated free instructions to make a 4" x 4" square black ash woodsplint basket with curl embellishment.

Twig Bead Free Project
Make wooden twig beads from the branches of the trees in your yard to use as embellishments for your baskets or as a garland or necklace for your next nature craft project.

Bases To Weave - Free Basket Pattern of the Month
Candace Katz and Debbie Hurd have joined together to bring hand crafted wooden basket bases and quality hardwood components for baskets to basketmakers everywhere. They offer a monthly free basket weaving pattern on a rotating basis. Remember to print it out when you access it, or it might not be there when you return.

Basket of Light
Free instruction sheet from tells you how to fill a basket with pine cones, greens, white lights and a wired bow to create a festive holiday decoration using a purchased basket or one you have woven yourself.

Baskets of Joy - Free Pattern
Maurine Joy changes the pattern offered periodically, so remember to print it out when you access it, or it might not be there when you return.

Basket 'N The Works - Free Pattern
Monica Impellizzeri of Baskets 'N The Works features a free basket pattern. This pattern changes periodically. Remember to print the file if you have interest in it.

Basket Quilt Block Pattern
Free quilting pattern of a pieced flower basket presented by the Quilter Community. They also offer a fruit basket quilt block.

Basketwerks - Free Basket Pattern
Tracy Welch of Basketwerks in Long Grove, Iowa offers its customers a free basket pattern that is periodically changed.

Beaded Amulet Bags - Free Patterns
Several free patterns for beaded amulet bags.

Beaded Basket Pattern
Make a miniature bead basket with seed beads and fishing line. You can alter the size by choosing from one of two rosette sizes.

Beaded Crochet Jute Basket
A free crochet basket pattern from Donna Hulka made with 2-ply jute twine and decorative beads of your choice.

Beaded Dream Catcher Earrings
Firemountain Gems offers a free beaded jewelry pattern for a pair of Dream catcher earrings along with other free beading projects.

Beaded Jute Basket
Crochet a small round basket of jute twine with these free instructions and embellish it with beads.

Beginner Class Basket - Free Pattern
By Deborah Blair on the Just Patterns site. A (4" x 6" x 13") rectangular market basket on a D-handle with dyed weaver and curl accent.

Beginner Muffin Basket by Linda Clifton
A free basketry pattern for a basic reed cross-spoked round basket with dyed accent colors and a seagrass rim filler from The Country Seat.

Bentwood Garden Trellis - Free Instructions
Make Bentwood Garden Trellises of freshly cut, green, flexible wood with these FREE instructions, plus much more about basketry in the great outdoors.

Basket Bird Shelters
Use up your scraps and make basket bird shelters for your yard or mini baskets at the same time with this free basketweaving pattern from V.I. Reed & Cane.

Biscuit Basket - Free Basketry Pattern
By The Woven Reed on the Just Patterns site. A (3" x 5") open reed basket with wrought iron heart shaped handles and stenciled apple design.

Black Ash Bookmark
Make a bookmark just like the Maine Indians. Instructions are given for making the traditional first project out of easily found materials, but will work up nicely in ash splint and sweetgrass as well.

Buckle Up Basket - Free Pattern
By Deborah Blair on the Just Patterns site. A (6" x 8" x 9") flat reed basket with heart shaped wooden buckle and shaker tape accent.

Button Basket - Free Basketry Pattern
By Deborah Blair on the Just Patterns site. A small (4 1/2" long x 3 1/2" high x 2 3/4" deep) flat and round reed basket with color accent and decorative button.

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