This basket worked in tapestry crochet has a standard-stitch base with a body worked in split single crochet, which is worked in the center of the stitch legs to eliminate the usual spiral.
DESIGNER Darla Fanton
FINISHED SIZE 4 3/4″ base diameter, 6″ top diameter, 4″ high.
YARN Berroco Vintage (52% acrylic, 40% wool, 8% nylon; 217 yd [198 m]/3 1/2 oz [100 g]): #51182 indigo (MC); #5125 aquae (CC), 1 skein each.
HOOK Size H/8 (5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS Stitch marker (m).
GAUGE Rnds 1-7 = 3″ diameter (Gauge is not critical for this design.)