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A-Tisket, A Tasket

NEW THIS WEEK - April 21st, 2010

 

A-Tisket, A-Tasket

Free Project Instructions!

A-tisket, a-tasket, it's time to stitch some baskets! This week's new collection is overflowing with basket designs featuring flowers, hobbies, and cultures to suit every style.

 

Craft a light and bright country look with half a dozen baskets of blooms, filled with colorful roses, daisies, asters, and more. More baskets hold abundant reminders of all your favorite hobbies -- they're perfect for fun personalized tote bags.

 

Like lighter-stitching designs? A spring fling of 12 light and lovely flower baskets will stitch out beautifully on everything from T-shirts to quilts. And, travel the globe with world flowers and matching borders, each rich with color and culture!

 

Browse the bushel of baskets below, and add your favorites to your shopping basket today!

Transform a humble pair of garden gloves into this pretty and colorful decoration. Click here for free project instructions!

 

 

Baskets of Blooms

Nothing brightens your life like a colorful basket of blooms!  The six baskets below feature classic woven baskets full of favorite flowers -- roses, daisies, asters, and more. Imagine these lovely designs on tote bags, pillows, wall hangings, and all sorts of decorations for home and garden!

Basket of Blooms 1

Available in three sizes:
6.70"X5.84" and 5.54"X4.83" and 3.89"X3.38"

Basket of Blooms 2
Available in three sizes:
6.29"X5.85" and 5.19"X4.84" and 3.85"X3.58"

Basket of Blooms 3
Available in three sizes:
5.81"X7.10" and 4.28"X5.22" and 3.17"X3.86"

Basket of Blooms 4
Available in three sizes:
5.82"X5.84" and 4.85"X4.87" and 3.84"X3.85"

Basket of Blooms 5
Available in three sizes:
5.86"X5.83" and 4.84"X4.82" and 3.83"X3.81"

Basket of Blooms 6
Available in three sizes:
5.84"X7.06" and 4.82"X5.84" and 3.19"X3.86"


A Baskets of Blooms Value Pack

 

Pick a whole bouquet of these baskets, and you've got the start of a beautiful country-style project! The Baskets of Blooms design packs contain 6 designs, priced at only $9.97! Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.

  

All designs smaller than 6 x 10 All designs smaller than 5 x 7 All designs smaller than 4 x 4

 

 

Hobby Baskets

These baskets are full of ... personality! Aprons, bags, and more will make wonderful places to stitch these charming basket designs. Stitch a project tote for your friend the knitter, embellish a sewing machine cover for your favorite seamstress, dress up an apron for gardening or baking -- these designs hold all sorts of creative possibilities!

Sewing Basket

Available in three sizes:
5.80"X6.25" and 4.84"X5.21" and 3.59"X3.85"

Knitting Basket
Available in three sizes:
6.17"X5.80" and 5.14"X4.84" and 3.86"X3.62"

Doll Basket
Available in three sizes:
5.80"X5.97" and 4.84"X4.97" and 3.73"X3.85"

Bath Basket
Available in three sizes:
5.80"X7.02" and 4.85"X5.85" and 3.19"X3.86"

Gardening Basket
Available in three sizes:
5.81"X6.13" and 4.86"X5.11" and 3.65"X3.86"

Bread and Cheese Basket
Available in three sizes:
6.39"X5.80" and 5.32"X4.83" and 3.85"X3.48"


A Hobby Baskets Value Pack

 

Pick up the whole pack of hobby baskets and stitch these delightful designs on gifts and more. The Hobby Baskets design packs contain 6 designs, priced at only $9.97! Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.

  

All designs smaller than 6 x 10 All designs smaller than 5 x 7 All designs smaller than 4 x 4

A basket on a basket? Why not? This fabric basket is a pretty new addition to our extensive collection of free project instructions. It'll make a handy little storage space for odds and ends around the house ... or a great "gift bag" that will be used over and over again!

Click here for these free project instructions!


 

 

Spring Fling Baskets

Have a little spring fling with these light and lovely flower baskets! A dozen unique designs in this brand new style are perfect for quilts, T-shirts, tea towels, and anything else you care to grace with a bouquet. These designs are light-stitching enough to look great on a variety of fabrics. Let their vibrant colors and carefree shapes bring an extra burst of joy to your life!
 
Spring Fling Basket 1   Spring Fling Basket 2
 
Available in three sizes:
5.85"X7.61" and 4.79"X6.22" and 2.97"X3.86"
  Available in three sizes:
5.86"X7.82" and 4.81"X6.40" and 2.89"X3.86"

Spring Fling Basket 3   Spring Fling Basket 4
 
Available in three sizes:
5.86"X6.55" and 4.80"X5.37" and 3.46"X3.86"
  Available in three sizes:
5.85"X7.47" and 4.78"X6.09" and 3.02"X3.86"

Spring Fling Basket 5   Spring Fling Basket 6
 
Available in three sizes:
5.86"X6.07" and 4.80"X4.98" and 3.70"X3.86"
  Available in three sizes:
5.86"X6.20" and 4.81"X5.09" and 3.67"X3.87"

Spring Fling Basket 7   Spring Fling Basket 8
 
Available in three sizes:
5.82"X6.44" and 4.81"X5.32" and 3.51"X3.88"
  Available in three sizes:
5.86"X6.13" and 4.87"X5.07" and 3.71"X3.87"

Spring Fling Basket 9   Spring Fling Basket 10
 
Available in three sizes:
6.12"X5.86" and 5.07"X4.86" and 3.85"X3.72"
  Available in three sizes:
6.69"X5.87" and 5.50"X4.80" and 3.88"X3.41"

Spring Fling Basket 11   Spring Fling Basket 12
 
Available in three sizes:
5.85"X7.23" and 4.79"X5.93" and 3.12"X3.86"
  Available in three sizes:
8.14"X5.87" and 6.73"X4.87" and 3.87"X2.78"


A Spring Fling Baskets Value Pack

 

Get a whole bouquet of these fantastic designs ... at a discount! The Spring Fling Baskets design packs contain 12 designs, priced at only $19.97! Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.

  

All designs smaller than 6 x 10 All designs smaller than 5 x 7 All designs smaller than 4 x 4

With lots of light and open areas, these spring fling baskets will make lovely embellishments for tea towels! These basic little towels are an immensely popular embroidery item for a reason -- they're simple to stitch and make great gifts or craft fair items. Learn which designs, stabilizer, and even towels to choose to make your tea towels look terrific!

Click here for these free instructions!


 

 

A World of Baskets

The inspirations for these vibrant designs span the globe! Baskets from places and cultures around the world are filled with bunches of local flowers, in this collection that's rich with color and culture. Stitch them on pillows, bags, wall hangings, and more for a delightful splash of international flair! The medium size of each border has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; they may also be used in standard hoops.

Mexican Flower Basket

Available in two sizes:
5.85"X6.60" and 4.85"X5.46"

Mexican Flower Border
Available in three sizes:
9.41"X3.01" and 6.00"X2.00" and 3.86"X1.23"

Asian Flower Basket
Available in two sizes:
5.86"X7.88" and 4.86"X6.51"

Asian Flower Border
Available in three sizes:
9.41"X2.18" and 6.00"X1.55" and 3.86"X0.89"

Southwest Flower Basket
Available in two sizes:
5.87"X8.05" and 4.87"X6.66"

Southwest Flower Border
Available in three sizes:
9.40"X3.13" and 6.00"X1.99" and 3.86"X1.29"

African Flower Basket
Available in two sizes:
9.40"X5.56" and 4.05"X6.87"

African Flower Border
Available in three sizes:
9.41"X3.14" and 6.00"X2.10" and 3.86"X1.28"

North American Flower Basket
Available in two sizes:
5.85"X6.43" and 4.80"X5.28"

North American Flower Border
Available in three sizes:
9.44"X2.38" and 6.00"X1.58" and 3.87"X0.98"

Guatemalan Flower Basket
Available in two sizes:
5.86"X6.01" and 4.87"X4.97"

Guatemalan Flower Border
Available in three sizes:
9.36"X3.14" and 5.97"X2.28" and 3.86"X1.41"


A World of Baskets Value Pack

 

Stitch views of the world with these colorful baskets and matching borders. The World of Baskets design packs contain 18 designs, priced at only $29.97! Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.

  

 
All designs smaller than 6 x 10   All designs smaller than 5 x 7


The grass is growing and flowers are blooming ... it's the perfect time to explore the countryside on a tricycle. Sunbonnet Sue and Fisherman Fred pedal their little red trikes in this pair of adorable designs, perfect for nostalgic tote bags, wall hangings, and more!
 

Fisherman Fred

  Sunbonnet Sue

 

Available in three sizes:
5.92"X5.80" and 4.89"X4.80" and 3.85"X3.79"

 

Available in three sizes:
5.93"X5.80" and 4.94"X4.85" and 3.85"X3.78"



Want to see more? Click here to see designs released in previous weeks!