The Two-Block basket is one of the latest in a series of baskets utilizing the density of the stitching to create embroidery-like designs on the basket surface. It's made from #6 100 percent cotton cord that is coiled and stitched with sewing thread. The resulting textile is flexible but stiff enough to hold its shape.
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The Two-Block basket is one of the latest in a series of baskets utilizing the density of the stitching to create embroidery-like designs on the basket surface. It's made from #6 100 percent cotton cord that is coiled and stitched with sewing thread. The resulting textile is flexible but stiff enough to hold its shape.