Knit rope basket PDF pattern - knitting and assembly instructions for small, medium and large sizes

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This pattern shows you how to knit a basket with thick cotton rope, where to get the materials, and how to alter the dimensions to make baskets in different sizes and shapes. The large basket is approximately 13 inches in diameter and 12 inches tall.

The pattern comes as a PDF file, which should become available to download as soon as your payment clears.

This is not the actual knit basket! If you are interested in purchasing a finished knit basket, check out my other listings for finished items.

Difficulty: Easy. The pattern uses a basic garter stitch. And because the rope is so thick, you only need a few stitches per row!

Cost: The rope required to knit a large basket costs around $35. The size 36 circular knitting needle can cost anywhere from $10-$25. Of course you can always use the pattern as a starting point and substitute your own materials.

This pattern is now available as a kit!
Small basket kit:
Large basket kit:


This project is also available as a video class on Skillshare. Use this link to sign up:

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Love this pattern. My house is so organised I’ve made a basket for everything haha
Mar 28, 2018 by Amy MacDougall
Can wait to creat it! Thank you!
Apr 3, 2017 by Valérie Danielewski
This is an easy and fun project!!! I made mine out of water skiing rope (even though the pattern said to use cotton) - it is really cute and will be great for dog toys out on the deck! i even did it a little bigger than the large (for more toys), so it's a little floppy - I would stick to the 300'! Easy pattern though! Although, (unrelated to the pattern) it is a little awkward knitting with rope... casting on was a bit of a challenge, and it gets a little heavy.
Feb 24, 2017 by Lisa K
Simple, and beautiful. Adjustable to personal preference. Love it.
Aug 29, 2016 by Shannon
Jun 28, 2016 by Barbara Griffin

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