Nifty Napkin Basket

Sew a quick and easy Nifty Napkin Basket perfect for special occasions or everyday use!

Nifty Napkin Basket Sewing Pattern

Fabric weaving is a fun way to create interest to your design. Starting with strips of fabric to create a woven basket gives texture to this dimensional design. Create a napkin basket for everyday or all those special holidays.

Woven Fabric Napkin Basket Sewing Pattern

We love the idea of creating themed cocktail napkin baskets for a special party. Think baby shower, birthday, or holiday cookie swap.


  • 8 (4 1/4″ x 12″) A strips assorted prints and tonals
  • 1 (4 1/4″ x 33″) B strip print or tonal
  • 1 (2 1/2″ x 40″) binding strip
  • 4 yards 1 3/4″-wide nonwoven sew-in stabilizer
  • Sewing thread
  • Basic sewing tools and supplies
  • Sewing machine

Basket Size: Approximately 7 1/2″ x 7 1/2″ x 2″

DIY Napkin Basket Sewing Pattern

For more ideas to coordinate with your DIY napkin basket and set a pretty table see our list of table runner patterns.

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