These Crochet Rainbow Nesting Baskets are so vibrant and colorful, they’ll brighten up any room! They’re great for decorating your home and so handy for storage of your bits and pieces.
You could even use them to store all your craft supplies and yarns. The free pattern is in US terms and is very easy to follow.
Magic Circle Crochet Video
The stitches used include single crochet (sc); half double crochet (hdc); inc (increase); slip stitch (sl st) and chain (ch).
You need to make a Magic Circle using the Violet Yarn. We have included a video above that will show you how to make a magic circle.
It’s a crochet technique that you can use in many patterns. It will give your crochet projects a very professional finished look. To see how to make a magic circle, click Play above ^The bottom part of the basket is worked as one big spiral. So you won’t need to join the rounds but will keep working on the previous stitches, creating a spiral.
This is where you’ll need your stitch marker. For each of the other 6 baskets, you need to make the base and the sides one round smaller. You can find the full tutorial to make these gorgeous rainbow nested baskets on Envato Tuts+.
Over on Fiber Flux they have an excellent tutorial to make these chunky rainbow nesting baskets.
They will come in very handy for storing pens, clips and stationery on your desk too. You’ll be so organized.
Here’s another gorgeous version of the Rainbow Nesting Baskets. We love the coiled crochet effect and the detail is beautiful.