These little Bunny Baskets are cup size and perfect for holding a few small candies (or non-candy) treats! So easy to work up and great for Easter gift giving and the Spring season. Kids, Teachers, Neighbors, and Friends will all love these!
Here is the video tutorial:
-Size K Crochet Hook
–Red Heart Super Saver Yarn in Aran (or any color you’d like!) Shop all colors HERE on Yarnspirations.com
-Large Tapestry Needle
-Two black safety eyes (12mm) and a Pink Safety Nose
Shop Safety Eyes/Noses HERE on Amazon
Finished Size: Approximately 4 inches wide (3 inches wide at bottom) and 3.5 inches tall (not including ears)
Use a double strand of yarn when crocheting (two strands held together)
Magic Ring, chain 1 and make 10 SC in ring, join to first SC
Round 2: 2 SC in each stitch around, join, chain 1 (20 SC)
Round 3: SC in each stitch around, join, chain 1 (20 SC)
Round 4: Working in back loops for this round only, SC in each stitch around, join, chain 1 (20 SC)
Round 5: 2 SC in first stitch, SC in next 3, repeat around, join, chain 1 (25 SC)
Round 6-11: SC in each stitch around, join, chain 1 (25 SC)
Round 12: Reverse SC in each stitch around, join, fasten off weave in ends.
Bunny Ears (make 2)
Chain 11, SC in second chain from hook, SC in next 3, HDC in next 3, DC in next 2, 5 DC in last, now working on other side of chain, DC in next 2, HDC in next 3, SC in last 4, fasten off leaving long tail to stitch onto inside of basket
Add safety eyes and safety nose to front of basket (ears should go on inside back)
Stuff with candy or non-candy treats like scrunchies, hot wheels, earrings, necklaces…really anything from dollar spot sections!
They fit in the palm of your hand! But I was able to get 3 bags of mini Cadbury chocolate eggs inside the cup.
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