Log Basket Ornament

Log Basket Ornament

Size G hook
yarn: small amounts of brown and red yarn
small amount of red ribbon or a small red bow
5 cinnamon sticks

SIZE: About 5" across.


Rnd 1: With brown yarn, ch 4, join to form a ring, work 6 sc in ring, do not join, use scrap of yarn to mark rnds. (6)

Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around. (12)

Rnds 3-8: Sc around, inc 6 sc evenly sp around, end off. (36)

Rnd 7: Attach red yarn. Sc around, inc 6 sc evenly sp around, end off. (42)

Rnd 8: Attach brown yarn. Ch 3, dc around, inc 14 dc evenly sp around, join, do not fasten off. (56)


Ch 20, sc in 27th st of Rnd 8, working along ch-20, [ch 1, sk 1 ch, sc in next ch] rep across ch, al st in next st of Rnd 8, fasten off.


With wrong side of Rnd 8 facing, attach red yarn, sl st in each st of Rnd 8 around, fasten off.

Weave in loose ends. Glue cinnamon sticks tog. Place in basket. Using red yarn or ribbon, slip yarn/ribbon into bottom of each side of the handle, pull basket closed and tie securely. Add bow or tie the ribbon into a bow.