More to explore:
bear grass braids
Grass Wreath. $59.00, via Etsy.
Mary Snowden | Red Cedar Bark, Sweet Grass, Bear Grass, Abalone, Dyes
Bear Grass Braid, Dentalium Shell & Pine Nut Earrings: Native American Designed. $50.00, via Etsy.
An explanation of the 6 strand braid.
Weaving jiyek. This looks cool. "The edges and sections of the bags were often finished with decorative strips of braid called jiyek,"
pat walls (OK not a basket, but not only is it a wonderful wall hanging, it also sort of has a potential to be made into a basket design)
woven lily grass by Chic Floral Design
Burke Museum Object | Basket. Culture of origin: Siletz?. Materials: Cedar Root, Bear Grass, Twill Plaited, Twined, Wicker Weave
spinning, weaving, leather - magic braids plaiting Bag strap?