Welcome Salvage Friends,
Today, we are excited to share a feature from a member of our Facebook Upcycle Sharin group – Denise Reid.
She is sharing a tutorial for a DIY Scrap Fabric Basket.
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Still with right sides together match one side seam to the bottom seam.
The first time you do this it feels rather awkward but it gets easier.
DIY Scrap Fabric Basket Straps (if desired):
*Or you can do rope handles by adding them in between the inner and outer fabric (as pictured in top basket).
Iron 1/2″ fold on both long sides of the strap. Fold the long way lining up the folds. (Need 2 of these. )
Press flat the lining top, pin and topstitch around the rim close to the edge. Repeat 1/4″ from the first stitch line.