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Free Basket Patterns - Paper

Free Basketry Pattern Sources net link list to help basketmakers find free paper basket patterns.

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

Halloween Printable Paper Nut Basket
Make this little printable paper basket and fill it up with candy corn or small gifts for your Halloween party guests. Write each guest's name on the handle before assembling to use the baskets as placecards.

Paper Valentine's Day Basket
St. Valentine's Day Paper Basket. A free printable holiday family craft project you can use as a party favor or fill with tiny gifts.

Bee Bouquet
Construction paper basket in the form of a bee. It would make a nice May Day Basket filled with Spring flowers and hung on the door of a friend.

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.

Cardboard Tote
Free instructions from HGTV teach you how to make a simple woven corrugated cardboard tote basket.

Duck Basket
Yellow construction paper basket in the form of a duck. It would make a nice May Day Basket filled with Spring flowers and hung on the door of a friend.

Flowered Basket Printable Project
A computer project from Making Friends involving the download of the patterns for a paper basket decorated with flowers.  They even offer a matching flowered hat pattern to complete the outfit.

Folded Paper Star Basket
Free instructions for a basket made from a series of three-dimensional folded paper Moravian Stars from

Newspaper Baskets
Newspapers, tempera paint, tape and glue are all you will need to make these baskets out of "newspaper reeds".

Paper Easter Basket
Use colored paper bags and construction paper to make a whimsical children's Easter Basket with this free crafts pattern from Martha Stewart.

Twist or Treat Basket
Free basket pattern from HGTV that shows you step-by-step instructions on how to weave a Halloween basket from orange and black paper twist and a paper grocery bag. This could be adapted to other seasons by using different colors of paper twist making a great project for kids.

Woven Paper Heart Basket
Weave these baskets from paper or felt to use as party favors or make them as a party activity.

Free Basket Patterns Index
This is where you can find more free basketry patterns, dreamcatcher projects, basket coloring pages and other freebies for basketmakers.


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