How to Make a Cute and Inexpensive Easter basket

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Wire Easter Basket with Ribbon

Learn how to make a cute and inexpensive Easter basket with items purchased at the dollar store.

The wire basket was purchased at Dollar Tree. The ribbon I already had with my craft supplies.

This project only cost me $1.00 to make.

Click the image below to watch the video in Youtube.

To complete this project all you need is:

Wire basket

* Ribbon
* Scissors
* Hot Glue Gun

Watch the video and read these instruction to learn how to make this project.


  1. Simply weave the ribbon in and out around the basket without twisting or letting it fold over. Snap ribbon after each row leaving a little tail.
  2. After weaving the entire basket, for each row start folding one end of ribbon over wire and glue in place. Take the other end of the ribbon and lay over folded ribbon and glue.
  3. After all rows are glued, just add Easter grass and candy.

Voila! Your project is complete.

This basket can be made for other occasions.
* Use Red, white and blue ribbon make a patriotic basket.
Use Red and green for a Christmas basket.

Get imaginative.

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