Sunday, March 9, 2014

Time to Sew Easter Baskets!

Last year, I had the crazy idea that Easters baskets should have a function after the holiday!
 
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Using The Divided Basket pattern from Anna at Noodlehead, I became completely addicted to sewing these!  Not all of them were for Easter, or got photographed, or had their own post on the blog!  I was thinking about what do to for baskets this year and thought you might enjoy seeing some of my creations!  Here they are:
 
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Hot Pink with Black, the one loaded for Easter, seen above! 
 
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Let's Hear it for The Boys  BTW...  He loved his Easter basket!  It now holds action figures!

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 Garden Colors  This one lives in my friend's craft room and holds ribbon.



Black with Yellow Check, not a great picture, huh?

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More Black with Hot Pink


And more Garden Colors

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A Set for Sisters

What are you thinking for Easter Baskets this year?  These were such a big hit, I'd better get busy and make some more!  What fabrics do you think would look nice?

;-)  -Marci

18 comments:

  1. i love your bags....it is verry nice made..love the green one, with the stripes above! have a nice day! xxx

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  2. They all look great, Marci, but I really like the garden colours 2nd from the bottom.

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  3. What lovely purses. Blogging around this morning and found your blog. So good to sees you here blogging, so many deserted blogs these days. Thanks for letting me visit.
    Susan
    http://amazingcouponanddiscountdeals.blogspot.com
    http://cholesterolfreerecipes.blogspot.com

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  4. Hi there! I stumbled across your blog from a comment you left on Fresh Eggs Daily. These easter baskets look beautiful! I love that they are reuseable and so much more fun than the traditional basket :)

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  5. These are so darn cute in every color combo. You do a great job on them. Thanks for sharing.

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  6. Great baskets! So many uses for them too! Thank you for sharing.

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  7. I remember these cool divided baskets! Since our new house has a basketball goal and no basket, I'm giving Jacob a basketball basket basket. LOL!

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  8. these are so adorable! Maybe I should get motivated to work on sewing these for Easter or just for book/toy storage around the house!

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  9. I completely love this. Easter baskets are fun but SO cheesy and breakable. Love it!

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  10. These are so awesome and customizable and could be used for anything and anyone! <3

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  11. Absolutely love your Easter Baskets, so bright and colorful. The best part is usable. Thank you for sharing with the Clever Chicks Blog Hop! I hope you’ll join us again next week!

    Cheers,
    Kathy Shea Mormino
    The Chicken Chick
    http://www.The-Chicken-Chick.com

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  12. This Easter baskets are really neat. I love the idea that you can reuse them for many things and they are safe for kids. Thanks for sharing.

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  13. I love these Easter Baskets! it is great that they can be used year after year.

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  14. Oh I love these baskets Marci! I saw them linked up on the Threading My Way linky party. I wonder if I have time to make three spiderman ones in time for my boys for Christmas.................. :o)

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  15. All your baskets look great! I love the idea of them being used after the holiday. The Garden Colors basket is my favorite.

    Navy Wifey Peters @ The Submarine Sunday Link Party

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  16. Awesome baskets! Black and yellow is my favorite!
    Wishing you a wonderful weekend!
    Hugs and love from Portugal,
    Ana Love Craft
    www.lovecraft2012.blogspot.com

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  17. These are absolutely adorable. Bright happy colors just for Spring!

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