The Traveler

The Traveler



Kits will ship at the end of May.

This twill patterned basket with a multitude of reed sizes and color brings elegance and customization together like no other.  Your basket will truly be one of a kind.


This kit includes material to make one Traveler Basket with handle. Our video tutorial will get you through the steps with ease, on your schedule. 


Base, Vertical Spokes, Rim, Lasher, Round Reed Rim Infill, are provided in Natural. 

Handle is Unfinished Oak. 

Horizontal Weaver material: Select multicolor set.


    Final Basket approximate dimensions approximately 18”L X 12”W X 15”H. Handle is 1"W.

    Duration: This project kit can be completed over the course of several work sessions. 

    Skill Level: Intermediate

    This kit includes all weaving material for one Traveler Basket. Reed is harvested and cut from the inner core of the rattan vine. This is a natural material with slight variation in color and texture anticipated.

    Material included in this kit:

    • Instructions
    • Spokes
    • Weavers
    • Handle
    • Rim
    • Round reed for rim infill
    • Lasher

    Recommended Household Supplies and Tools:

    • Cool water in sink or tub
    • Towel
    • Ruler
    • Clothespins
    • Awl
    • Flush Cutters
    • Snips, or sharp craft scissors

    Tools Sold Separately

    Note: This is a kit of material, weaving to create the basket is by you!


    LetsMakeBaskets will happily accept returns within ten days of receipt of item and are returned to us in original packaging, unused and in new condition.

    LetsMakeBaskets will refund the value of the goods returned but will not refund the value of any shipping paid. 

    Gift Cards are non-refundable.


    We ship all kits in recyclable packaging.  

    Domestic Shipping

    • Free Shipping when you spend $50.00 or more.
    • Flat Rate Shipping Fee of $3.99 applied on all orders $49.99 and under.