Make a Fabric Basket

This coiled fabric basket is perfect for storing all your favorite little trinkets. Give it as a gift with a sweet little treat inside!

July 2015

By Annabel Wrigley

We Love to Sew Gifts 

Learn how to make gifts for family, friends and pets with Annabel Wrigley’s easy-to-follow instructions in We Love to Sew Gifts (Fun Stitch Studio, 2015). From sewing machine basics to embellishments, buttons, and pom-poms, you can learn to make charming gifts to wear, use, and display. The following coiled fabric basket is from "Gifts for Your School Friends."

What Do I Need?

• Cotton clothesline (can be found in a hardware store)
• Gluestick
• 1/4 yard of quilting-weight fabric
• Fun-colored thread
• Basic sewing supplies