i will like someone to come to my aid, i want to make a basket cake - as in having a basket shape??? thanks i advance.
An oval pan? Probably 2 layers tall, then make a 3rd layer that you cut the center out of so it's just a ring to put on top of the other layers.
This one was made of three oval layers with a minimum of carving to get the slight angle toward the bottom and to shape the top so it was higher on the ends: