I made this bowl using scraps of narrow purple batik fabrics. I wrapped it around some macrame cording rather than clothesline. Clothesline make a sturdier feeling bowl or basket, but the macrame cording allows for you to shape the bowl similar to fluting a pie crust.
Looking inside of the bowl.
I added a flower button.
I made the edges similar to fluting a pie crust. This bowl has some flexibility to it and can be shaped how you like it.