Baskets From Found Materials Week 7 – Tinsel and Cardboard

Well, my basket this week is very seasonal.
A very Christmassy Basket

A very Christmassy Basket

The main structure of the basket comes from a section of an empty Pringles tube. The cardboard tube was cut to length and then the sides were divided into sixteen strips.
Pringles Tube cut into strips

Pringles Tube cut into strips

This was woven with some tinsel and a length of gold beads that I had left over from my Christmas decorations.
Christmas Decorations

Christmas Decorations

The result is an amazingly sparkly basket. Just right for this time of year!
Basket made from a Pringles Packet and Christmas Decorations

Basket made from a Pringles Packet and Christmas Decorations

Happy Christmas Everyone!  

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