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Horse Basket

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Author Rustic Horseshoe
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Make your own adorable and fun horse basket! Perfect for an heirloom quality Easter basket or make it for a caddy to carry or store toys, coloring books, craft supplies, etc.

This is my original design/pattern, designed by me with a trusty pencil, big eraser and paper. I designed this in November 2014.

A Rustic Horseshoe Original Design, all rights reserved, copyright 2009-2016.


In this tutorial/pattern you will receive:

Detailed step by step instructions
Photos that accompany each step
Full size pattern template pieces
Tips for the best results
Options for some steps that can be done in a couple different manners
List of vendors for items such as the safety bolted eyes I use

Nothing will be mailed to you, this is a digital file only. This listing is for the digital pattern and tutorial for Rustic Horseshoe's original horse basket. This listing is not for the actual basket and is not a hard copy of the pattern/tutorial. You will need to download the digital files which will be available immediately after purchase and then print what pages you would like.

I am also available via e-mail for any questions you may have along the way...I stand behind my products and will help you through any steps the best I can.


Intermediate, requires some hand stitching


Basket is about 8" wide by 10" long by 5" high (this does not include the legs, head or handle)


Copyright and Terms of Use
I create my patterns by hand, picturing my end product and carefully drawing out each piece with a trusty pencil and eraser. Then the trial, error and correction process begins until I reach my end design. I have put a lot of hard work into developing my patterns and putting them in a tutorial form and I greatly appreciate your honesty and respect of my copyright.

This pattern/tutorial may not be reproduced, shared, distributed or sold for any purpose in part or whole. This includes sale, sharing or distribution by any means including but not limited to electronic methods (e-mail, etc), hardcopy methods (printed, etc). No part of this pattern may be used to create another tutorial or pattern, all content and photos are copyright protected.

Proof of purchase:
Please retain a copy of your sale receipt as proof of purchase

Sale of items made from this pattern
You may create items from this pattern/tutorial to sell, however, they may not be mass produced, such as on a large commercial scale. It is intended for home crafters only. The responsibility lies with you to follow any laws regarding age related safety protocols for the construction and labeling of any items made by you and sold using this tutorial as craftsmanship and material choices vary. For the design, Please give credit where credit is due as follows:
Craft Fairs/Trade Shows:
Please note on a removable hang tag that this item is “made from a Rustic Horseshoe design” I have provided some basic printable tags for your convenience.

Online Listings/sales:
Please give credit to Rustic Horseshoe for the design/pattern using a statement in your item description as follows “made from a Rustic Horseshoe Original Design pattern”

Alterations to the patterns for items made for sale:
You may make alterations to this pattern; however, you must still note on a hang tag or in your online information/listing that it is made from a Rustic Horseshoe Original Design pattern or an altered Rustic Horseshoe Original Design pattern.

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 40” boning encased in cotton with a ¼” flap for seam allowance
 Fat quarter of suede, cotton or canvas (for hooves)
 Fat quarter of suede (for muzzle)
 ¼ skein yarn
 18mm safety bolt eyes
 ¾ yard canvas (I prefer around a 10oz duck canvas)
 ½ yard quality cotton fabric (for liner and name applique)
 24” length of ultra-firm stabilizer
 ~10 x 4” piece of light Heat N’ Bond adhesive
 4 Tbs poly beads (optional)
 ~6 oz fiber filling
 ¼ “ width x 8” length sturdy dowel or strip of hardwood
 Pair of synthetic eyelashes (optional)