Bike Basket

Have your bike sport a vintage-style basket adorned with an oversize pinwheel made of two different fabrics.

What You Need:

"Taking a spin" takes on double meaning with this bike.
  • Bicycle basket
  • Cotton fabrics in two contrasting patterns
  • Ruler
  • Scissors
  • Fabric glue
  • Mod Podge
  • Hot-glue and glue sticks
  • Decorative buttons
  • Needle and embroidery floss
  • 1-inch screw post
  • Drill


1. Glue, seal (with Modge Podge), and cut out a 6-inch square made from the cotton fabrics. Prepare a pinwheel.

2. Stitch together two decorative buttons -- one large and one small -- with embroidery floss. Hot-glue the buttons to the head of the screw post. Drill a hole in the center of the basket for the screw post. Secure the pinwheel to the basket with the screw.


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