FREE Written Crochet Pattern: Hanging Planter Basket

FREE Written Crochet Pattern: Hanging Planter Basket

In the recent past, I have become quite the plant enthusiast.  In keeping with my new passion, I am always on the lookout for new plants and ways to showcase them. I saw these hanging baskets pop up on my plant pages, and I knew it would be something that I could make myself. This is the result of my “can I make this myself” discovery. So many of us crocheters catch ourselves saying that from time to time when we see projects like these. Below, find the written pattern to this hanging planter basket. I hope it is as easy to whip up as it was for me! Also, please note, you don’t have to be a plant enthusiast to enjoy these baskets. You can find so many uses for these around your home. Enjoy!




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Designed by Nadia Fuad
You *may* sell items made from my pattern, but please reference my website
Please do not copy, sell, and/or post this pattern and claim it as your own.

Materials you will need:

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-Any cotton yarn (use 2 strands held together) or use 1 strand of bulky yarn
Size H-5.00mm Crochet Hook
Yarn Needle

-Use a smaller hook to make these smaller
-Use a bigger hook to make these bigger
-You can use any size 4 medium, worsted weight yarn for this project (Use 2 strands held together to make it thicker, or use size 5 bulky yarn to make this basket)
-This basket is approximately 8 inches wide and deep.
-You can check out to see yarn substitutions that are equal to the yarn I used in this project.

Special stitches:
Ch(s): chain(s)
YO: Yarn Over
St(s): Stitch(es)
Sl st: slip stitch
SC: Single Crochet
DC: Double Crochet


There is no video tutorial for this pattern.

Using 2 strands of yarn held together to make a bulky yarn, OR use bulky yarn

Start with ch 3, work in continuous rounds for the whole basket (no sl sts at the end of the rounds) and DO NOT turn your work.

Rnd 1: 10 DC in 3rd Ch from hook. (10)

Rnd 2: 2 DC in each st around. (20)

Rnd 3: [2 DC in next st, DC in next st] 10 times. (30)

Rnd 4: [2 DC in next st, DC in next 2 sts] 10 times. (40)

Rnd 5: [2 DC in next st, DC in next 3 sts] 10 times. (50)

Rnd 6: [2 DC in next st, DC in next 4 sts] 10 times. (60)

Rnd 7-9: [DC2TOG, DC in next 4 sts] 10 times. (50)

Rnd 8: [DC2TOG, DC in next 3 sts] 10 times. (40)

Rnd 9: [DC2TOG, DC in next 2 sts] 10 times. (30)

After Rnd 9, HDC in next st, SC in next st, Sl st in next st.

Loop for hanging: Ch 15 or 18, sl st back into the same st. Fasten off with LONG tail.
Wrap long tail around base of loop for extra support and good looks! Weave in the end.


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