So now that I’ve decided what my basket should look like, I needed to find an appropriate pattern that was ‘close enough’ to that. Being a beginner, I definitely need to work from a pattern.
And here’s what I’ve found:
It’s not an exact fit, but it has the basic shape and wrapped handle. If I leave out the decorative stripe and the fancier weaving patterns on the side, I think it will be pretty darn close.