Basket Weaving

Basket Weaving

Basket weaving is an age old technique using fibers to weave or sew into a vessel or mat. There are four basic weaving techniques to create baskets: wicker, plating, twining and coiling.

The fibers used to make baskets can be plant based such as cane, willow, straw, grasses and fine wood, animal hairs or fabric — it just needs to bend and keep a shape when woven.

Browse through our basket weaving projects and inspiration.

I had ankle surgery and one of those knee scooters and needed a way to carry my things around. Since I love to do basketry, I decided why not spend...

I enjoy handcrafts and especially enjoy baskets – they are useful and beautiful, and when not in use are perfect visual art for my country décor. This Kentucky Berry Basket...