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Metallic rope throw basket

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A plastic laundry basket is transformed into a cosy throw basket for your living room.  Easy DIY with rope and a glue gun.

This cosy and natural looking basket is perfect for your living room, and can sit next to the fire or the sofa.  Toss in your throws and blankets, throw pillows and maybe even your slippers.  Who would have thought it was made from a simple plastic laundry basket!  Even with limited crafting and DIY skills, armed with some rope and a glue gun, you’ll be able to make something that looks like you bought it in a smart home decor store.

Supplies:

Round laundry basket 
1 jar Americana Decor Metallics in Copper (or pick another color to match your decor)
About 85 feet of ½” Jute rope
1 yard felt, fleece, drop cloth or muslin for lining
Hot glue gun and glue sticks
Utility knife
Paint brush

Find the step by step tutorial here

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