The Double Dog Leg is an original design by Jill Choate.
The Double Dog Leg is zig-zag basket of color topped with an antler hoop rim. Utilizes the stack/spiral technique with some movement by moving the design to the right and left. It was inspired by baskets designs from African and adapted to twined techniques.
The story behind the name: The name of the Double Dog Leg came from listening to the book on tape, "The Legend of Bagger Vance", in a cabin during a snowy winter in the Alaskan bush. There I discovered the term "dog leg" from the world of golf. Seeing that there were two dog legs in this particular basket the term stuck and the basket became the Double Dog Leg.
PLEASE NOTE: KIT includes all materials, base, stakes, dyed reed, and antler hoop/rim intact. The BASE IS NO LONGER WOVEN for this kit. If you are interested in having the base woven before shipping please contact me. An additional $50 fee applies for a pre-woven base.
PLEASE NOTE: if you are purchasing the PATTERN ONLY option of this design. ALL PATTERN purchases are sent to you VIA EMAIL as a DOWNLOADABLE .PDF FILE. You will receive a confirmation of the purchase and a link to receive your pattern as soon as your purchase is confirmed.
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