How to Make Beautiful Basket Using Newspaper This is a wonderful recycled craft that is made from waste newspapers. You can use it as a Valentines Day gift basket as well. Things You Need… Newspapers, Scissors, Cutter, Adhesive, Glue Gun & Glue Stick Decorative Pearls & Stones, Silver Pearls, Colors, Paint Brush Take a newspaper and cut long strips of it as shown. Take a paint brush and roll the strip around it to form a newspaper stick. We need several such sticks. Now start rolling the stick using paint brush. Give it a triangular shape with your fingers as shown. Now continue with the process and keep fixing more sticks to the triangular shape. Give some depth to the triangular shape as shown. Now apply some glue on the inner surface and spread it. Let it dry. Now to make the base, paste the sticks to one another. Start rolling the stick in circular shape. Again, give some depth to it as shown. Spread adhesive and let it dry. We will get two shapes like this. Apply green color on the base as shown. Apply pink color on the basket shape. Now paste the basket shape on the base as shown. To make the handle, take the paper sticks and cut small pieces of the paper sticks. Put the three paper sticks as shown. Arrange and paste the pieces of stick in a weaving pattern. Cut out the extra papers as shown and your handle is now ready. Paint the handle with 2 different colors as shown. Paste this handle on the basket. Now decorate the basket using silver pearls. Decorate the basket using decorative stones and pearls as well. Your Newspaper Basket is Now Ready. You can keep your stuffs inside the basket Hope you enjoyed watching the easy basket making video. Happy Crafting!!