Oh, sugar! The season of spooks and sweets is right ’round the corner, and I’ve got something that’ll make your heart skip a beat. So, lean in, and let me spill the beans. Picture this—a Halloween sweet basket. But not just any basket—this baby’s a stunner. Draped in a mesmerizing purple hue, it’s like the night sky decided to crash your Halloween party.
But wait, there’s more! Those bat wings sprouting from the sides? Pure genius. It’s like it’s ready to fly off with your candy stash. And those big ol’ cute eyes? I mean, who could resist that? Every time I glance at it, there’s this warm fuzzy feeling inside of me. Like, “Hello, Halloween! I’m here and ready to charm!”
This ain’t your regular candy container; it’s a statement, a proclamation of Halloween vibes. So, grab your crochet toolkit and dive into this mystical journey. Let’s make some magic, y’all!
Materials & Tools
- Yarn: purple, black
- Embroidert for eyes and cheeks: black, bubblegum pink
- 2.00 mm crochet hook
- Wool needle, sewing needle
- Scissors, pins, stitch markers
Ch – chain
Sl st – slip stitch
Sc – single crochet
Mr – magic ring
P – point
Hdc – half double crochet
Inc – increase
Dec – decrease
P.picot – picot point (1 ch, sl st over the same point)
Rnd 1: 6 sc in Mr (6)
Rnd 2: 6 inc (12)
Rnd 3: (1 sc, 1 inc) x 6 (18)
Rnd 4: 1 sc, 1 inc, (2 sc, 1 inc) x 5, 1 sc (24)
Rnd 5: FLO 24 sc
Rnd 6: (3 sc, 1 inc) x 6 (30)
Rnd 7: 2 sc, 1 inc, (4 sc, 1 inc) x 5, 2 sc (36)
Rnd 8-9: 36 sc (36)
Rnd 10: 2 sc, 1 dec, (4 sc, 1 dec) x 5, 2 sc (30)
Rnd 11-12: 30 sc (30)
Rnd 13: FLO 30 sc
Rnd 14: FLO (1 sc, 1 sc) x 15 (45)
Rnd 15: 45 sc
Cut and hide thread.
P.picot: picot point (1 ch, 1 sl st over the same point)
Rnd 1: 8 sc, 1 dc in the third ch, 1 p.picot, 2 hdc in the second 1p.picot, 2 sc in the second 1p.picot, 1 sl st.
Leave long thread to sew.
Embroidery of eyes, nose and checks
- Nose: edge right in the center, one turn under the eyes.
- Cheeks: embroidered in a bubblegum pink tone, at the height of the nose, under the eyes.
Rnd 1: BLO free of the rd13 put your thread, make 17 ch, at the other end 1 sl st. Turn and return by sl st. Cut and hide thread.
Sew the wings on each side, for the left you just have to turn the wrond side and it will be symmetrical.