Crafty Cathy

knitting.crocheting.sewing.photography.

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    I can be both crafty and crafty. Here you'll find most of the former and sometimes a little of the latter.

    I knit.
    I crochet amigurumi's.
    Sometimes I sew.
    Occasionally I cook.
    I always take pictures.

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No More Knitting Mess

Posted by 2ton Inspired on November 12, 2007

The bucket was pretty easy to put together. I had to make it a bit exciting by adding a few pockets inside and a loop for scissors. Also it wasn’t holding itself up well and needed a bit of reinforcement on the lining, but it’s not bad for a first.

The fabric was left over from a cover I made for our papasan and a few pillows. I couldn’t resist using a bit of hot pink to give it a girly feel. When I find some time I may make a few patches to decorate the outside. It looks a little plain sitting all by it’s lonesome.

If I make another I probably would try to make it more rectangular in shape and not so tall. That way it can fit on the bottom shelf of the coffee table. Maybe even make a small lid for it for when guests come over.

Link to tutorial for the Square-Bottom Canvas Bucket on Craftster.

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2 Responses to “No More Knitting Mess”

  1. brambledoula said

    I would love a tute on how you made this, it’s adorable and functional and i’ve got some lime green fabric calling its name 🙂

  2. craftycathy said

    I actually got the tutorial on Craftster. 🙂 I added the link to the post.

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