Plastic Ball Basket Craft

How to Make a Beautiful and Decorative DIY Basket from Plastic Ball?


Watch Video of Making of this Utility Basket Made from Plastic Ball

Baskets are really important in every home. They serve as a utility product and is very useful in day to day life. You can also use the small baskets as gift baskets. Here, in this craft tutorial, we are going to make a very beautiful and decorative craft basket and that too from plastic ball! Yes, plastic ball can be used to make such a DIY craft.

It looks amazing and you can store multiple things in it. This is both a home décor and a utility craft and is our best out of waste craft idea. Hope you will enjoy making it! So, lets start –

Things Needed to Make a Plastic Ball Basket

  • A Plastic Ball
  • Waste Cardboard
  • Glitter Paper
  • Jute Cloth
  • Foam Sheet
  • Scissors
  • Fevibond Glue
  • Marker
  • Ruler
  • Zip
  • Glue Gun
  • Decorative Laces
  • Stone Lace


Step 1 : Let’s take a plastic ball and draw markings on it.

Let's take a plastic ball and draw marking on it

Step 2 : Now cut it accordingly using a cutter to get three separate pieces.

Now, cut the plastic ball along the marking to get three pieces

Step 3 : Now take a cardboard and draw markings on it similar to the cut out ball pieces. Cut it.

Take a cardboard and cut it into circular shape as shown

Step 4 : Apply glue and stick it at the base of the middle portion of the cut out ball piece.

Stick the cardboard at the bottom of plastic ball piece

Step 5 : Further cut this piece and stick the other cardboard piece to it.

Stick the cardboard on other pieces of plasticYou will get two pieces of basket like this

Step 6 : Now take a zip, apply glue on the lower half of the zip and stick it on one of the ball arrangement.

Step 7 : Similarly, stick the other ball arrangement to the other half of the zip to form a basket like design. It’s time to decorate the craft.

Stick a zip along the edges of these pieces using glue gun

Step 8 : Take a glitter paper and draw markings on it and cut it accordingly to get two circular pieces.

Cut glitter paper into circular shape

Step 9 : Apply glue and stick it on the inner cardboard pieces.

Stick glitter paper on the basket

Step 10 : Now take jute cloth and stick it on the outer surface of the cardboard. Cut out excess portion of the jute cloth.

Cover with Jute cloth

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Step 11 : Take a jute cloth strip and fix it on the inner surface of the already attached jute cloth. This will serve as the handle for the basket.

Make a handle of basket using jute cloth piece

Step 12 : Apply glue and stick foam sheet on the bottom portion of the cardboard. Now take a decorative lace and stick it on the upper and lower portion of the basket.

Step 13 : Similarly, take another decorative lace and paste it on the center portion of the basket. Finally take a stone lace and stick it to beautify the basket.

Stick lace on the basket for decoration

Wow! Your beautiful plastic ball basket/organizer is now ready.

Your beautiful DIY Basket is now ready!


This is such an attractive basket. It looks so beautiful that it is difficult to imagine it is made from old plastic ball. It makes a great storage box organizer and you can keep your stuffs in it. Also, it is light weight and you can carry it anywhere with you. You can also keep some jewelries in it and gift it to your near and dear ones and they are going to love this unique piece of craft.

Hope you will enjoy making this craft. In case of any suggestion or feedback, please share the same in the comment section.

Happy Crafting!

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