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Skill Level: Intermediate
Carol McLeod
Learn to Sew & Weave a Basket
Learn to Sew & Weave a Basket
Carol McLeod, Instructor

Sew weaving strips with fabric and fusible foam, then diagonally weave them into a gorgeous basket! Join expert Carol McLeod of Aunties Two and learn how, step by step!

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To see a complete materials list for all class projects, download this Class Materials PDF.

Join Carol McLeod of Aunties Two as she shows you how to create one of her unique and beautiful baskets! She'll be your guide as you learn to sew and then weave a basket using beautiful fabrics. You'll learn tons of excellent sewing skills useful for many projects while creating a basket with various uses including holiday decorating, gift-giving and home organization! In this class, you'll learn how to:
  • Choose basket fabrics for just the right occasion.
  • Make weaving strips from fabric and fusible foam.
  • Use a simple turning tool.
  • Cut strips on a diagonal to make the sides of the basket.
  • Line the strips up for easy weaving.
  • Weave strips on a diagonal.
  • Create and sew a sturdy, custom-fit basket bottom.
  • And make great handles that can be used on other projects.
This class includes complete step-by-step instructions and materials list for the All Around Basket.

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FREE -- Class Overview
01:42
FREE -- Introduction
07:35
Materials & Preparations
08:59
Fuse, Sew, Press & Cut ...
16:36
Weave & Staystitch Sides
26:25
Bind Top & Bottom of Sides
10:44
Make Basket Bottom
23:51
Make & Sew Handles
10:38
Class Wrap-Up
02:11
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Class Project Photos

Customer Reviews for Learn to Sew & Weave a Basket:

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5 out of 5 (Reviewed by 19 customers.)

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July 3, 2018
Betty G
I am thoroughly enjoying this WONDERFUL class. It is perfect for both beginners and the more advanced sewer!! Carol is PATIENT and THOROUGH with every detail. I appreciate this so much because when you are beginning, you need that extra level of detail. I am 90% done with my basket, just need to attach the bottom and the handles and I LOVE that ANY questions I had, Carol jumped right in to help me. I believe that most anyone with a love for CRAFTS and working with your hands will just LOVE this class and the finished product. SO many possibilities. If you are a quilter, like me, then you will find MANY ways to use those skills in this class. Also many of the techniques, especially the way Carol skillfully adds the bottom of this basket, will be extremely helpful with other projects. This has been one of the BEST classes that I have purchased from Annie's and so glad that Carol took the time to share her amazing talents with us!!
April 19, 2018
Ursula M
The instructions are very clear and easy to understand. I haven't made the basket yet, the problem I have is not being able to find all the supplies needed. I live in Aus and I think requirements have different names and are hard to find, the stiffening for the base is one example, I'll probably improvise.
September 1, 2017
Dell J
This is an excellent class I have watched the video but haven't started the project as yet.
June 3, 2017
Yvonne R
Brilliant class! Excellent teacher! I can't wait to get started on my own projects.
Thank you for a wonderful class.
June 3, 2017
Donn B
Finally was able to take the class and made a basket. Love it! Used basting spray on my foam and it worked great. Very good step by step instruction.

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