Make One or More in Sizes to Fit the Space!
Fabric baskets hung over curtain rods provide handy storage space anywhere around the house. Hang one by itself or several spaced horizontally or vertically in whatever size and configuration fits the space.
They’re great for the sewing room, bath, next to the door, in a baby or teen’s room and more. Just decide on the size and choose two complementary fabrics for each basket.
Photo found on Pinterest.
You can even piece the basket bodies as Donna from This Year’s Dozen did below.
Adjust the hanging pocket to fit the rod or dowel you’ll be hanging them from.
Basket found on Pinterest.
Destri from The Mother Huddle provides instructions for three sizes in the following tutorial. She also goes over the basics for making baskets whatever size you want.
In a second tutorial she gives instructions for making deeper baskets, like those shown above. She used pieces of plexiglass in the bottoms of these to provide additional structure (baskets of all sizes are stiffened with heavyweight interfacing).
Between the two tutorials you should be able to make baskets of just the right size.
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