How to Make an Easy Accordion Paper Basket This paper basket is a nice gift craft. You can use it as a chocolate basket or gift basket. Things You Need… Color Papers, Pencil, Cutter, Scissors, Ruler, Adhesive Thin & Thick Cardboard, Decorative Flowers, Glue gun, Pearls Take a pink sheet and draw the markings on it as shown. Cut along these markings. Now fold each piece to make an accordion shape. Now take a small piece of cardboard and cover it with a pink sheet as shown here. Draw outlines similar to that of the cardboard piece and make some more markings on the sheet as shown. Cut along the outlines. Now fold the cut out color paper along the markings like this. Paste the cardboard piece at the center of the cutting. Now paste the accordion shapes on the color sheets as shown here to form the basket. Take cardboard pieces and cover it with color paper. Paste these pieces on the inside of the basket as shown here. Take a long cardboard strip and cover it with paper to form the handle of the basket. Paste the handle in the basket as shown. Now decorate the basket with paper flowers and pearls as shown. Wow!! Your beautiful accordion basket is now ready. Thanks for watching and Happy Crafting!