Made with Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Super Bulky yarn (oatmeal). The yarn for the peace symbol was a natural bamboo yarn (olive). Half double crochet using 2 strands of yarn and a size 8.0mm crochet hook (I believe… I need to start keeping a record so I can repeat my projects) . 10″ in diameter and 8 1/2″ high. Great little basket for yarns and knitting/crocheting supplies.