How to Make a Paper Basket This is a wonderful Newspaper Basket that you can make for your home decoration Things You Need… Newspapers, Toothpick, Cutter, Adhesive, Paint Brush, Metallic Colors Decorative Stones & Pearls, Glue Stick, Glue Gun Take a newspaper. Fold and cut the long strips of it as shown. Take a toothpick and start to fold the strip from any of the corner using it to make a stick. We need several such paper sticks. Now to make the base, roll the sticks in a circular manner. Fix other sticks to it to make the base as shown Apply and spread the adhesive on the circular base and let it dry. Now take 2 sticks and roll it to make the ring like design as shown. Now attach 2 sticks, roll it to make a ring and then give it a leaf shape. Apply the adhesive and spread it. Let it dry completely. Now apply golden metallic color on the base on both sides. Apply red paint on the rings. Paint the leaves with pink and green color as shown. Now start pasting the leaf shapes on the base. Now paste the red rings between the 2 leaves as shown. Decorate the basket using decorative stones and pearls. Wow, your beautiful fruit basket made with newspapers is now ready! Hope you enjoyed watching this recycled craft video. Thanks and Happy Crafting!