Elevate your Christmas decor with the whimsical and functional Santa Basket or Bag crochet pattern by Maria Bittner. This delightful creation is a versatile piece that brings joy and a touch of the holiday spirit into your home. Made with Red Heart Super Saver Chunky super bulky yarn and a 5.5 mm crochet hook, this Santa Basket not only adds charm to your festive decor but also doubles as a small tote bag or a unique gift bag.
Measuring 11 inches in diameter and standing at 8 inches tall, this Santa Basket captures the essence of the holiday season. The beard, made with loop stitch for a fun and textured look, dangles over the side, adding character reminiscent of the beloved Elf on the Shelf. You can further personalize your Santa Basket by adding finishing touches to the face with a fabric or paint pen, making it a cherished part of your holiday traditions. Introduce this lovable fella to your family and friends, and let the Santa Basket or Bag crochet pattern bring extra cheer to your Christmas celebrations!