The Basket Blog


Kari’s Bicycle Basket

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We live in Minnesota ~ Kari lives in Florida. We have snow and clouds ~ Kari has sand and sunshine. Our vehicles require snow tires ~ Kari's "re-conditioned" ride has a new Bicycle Basket! I think she is the lucky one today ...

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Scallop and Double Braided Border

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The Scallop & Double Braided Border is a great method for rimming almost any basket. Its intricate design gives the whole project an elegant appearance. But don’t let the intriguing technique overwhelm you ~ it’s much easier to accomplish than you would...

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February’s Pattern

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The Little Waste Basket was fashioned with standard plastic shopping bags in mind and is the solution to a garbage container in a country home's bathroom or office.

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Leather

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Leather ~ nothing provides greater strength, durability, or “classiness” to a basket than leather accents.

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A Brand New Site

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It has been said that good things come to those who wait … and now, after almost a year in the making, we are proud to be launching our newly designed website for Joanna’s Collections, Country Home Basketry.

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Basket Finishes

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I have experimented extensively. Here are some of my conclusions.

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July ‘20 Free Pattern

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Are you up for a weaving challenge? Then here you go ... try your hand at our Primitive Front Porch Basket. This basket would look great hanging just about anywhere in your...

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June ‘20 Pattern

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In olden days, a "keeping room" was the center of a colonial home. It was warmed by the fireplace and most of life's activity took place in that small room. Baskets were...

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Details & Such

Teaching Schedule

Danielle teaches many classes throughout the school year in various places in eastern Minnesota. For more information and a schedule, see Danielle's Teaching Schedule, or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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