Already saved in my favorites on Ravelry---Chunky baskets, single crochet with a large hook. You can customize the size of the basket by changing the hook size. Takes 5 skeins of either Big Ribbon or Big Ribbon Plus -- great for yarn storage.
How to change colors in crochet in the round. this simple technique to seamlessly change colors when working in the round using single crochet stitches. Especially useful in amigurumi making but not limited there.