This Amish Country handmade square waste basket like so many of the baskets the Amish craftersmake, has many uses other than what it was actually made for. How about a housewarming gift basket when you've filled it with useful goodies, a bridal shower, or even as a baby shower gift basket? Your limited only by your imagination! Have fun with it. Bottom measures approximately 14 x 9 x 14.5 and the top 18 x 12.