This basket is stitched with raffia using the wheat stitch and the fern stitch. The dangles are turquoise, and are suspended on nearly invisible monofiliment. They roll and make a shaking, clattering sound when the basket is handled.
I began making pine needle baskets with the simple statement "I could never do that". Hundreds of pine needle baskets later my simple statement has now become "I could never go long without making baskets.