Design by Nora J. Bellows. Translation into crochet by Stacey Trock.
Skill Level: Easy/Intrepid Beginner
For Size: Approximately 12" (30cm) wide x 16" (40cm) tall x 7" (17.5cm) deep for the Shopping Bag, 10" (25cm) from petal tip to petal tip for the Clematis Flowers
Yarn Required for the Bag: 840 yds (768m) Worsted Weight Felting Yarn in Color A (light green pictured), 1050 yds (960m) in Color B (mint green pictured)
Yarn Required for the Flowers: 100 yds (91.5m) Worsted Weight Felting Yarn in Color C (green stem), 210 yds (192m) in Color D (purple for flowers), 40 yds in Color E (white Fizz)
Pre-felted Gauge: 11 sts and 13 rows over 4" (10cm) using a size L (8mm) hook and a double strand of worsted feight felting yarn
Felted Gauge: 16 sts and 15 rows over 4" (10cm)
Suggested Needle/Hook Size: L (8mm) and H (5mm) Crochet Hooks
You Will Also Need:
Locking Stitch Markers, sewing needle and sewing thread, 4-6 Bag Feet (optional), a sheet of 13 5/8" x 21 5/8" (34 x 54cm) plastic stiffener to add structure to the bottom of the bag, and 1 Noni Design Metal Label
Suggested Fibers: Tilli Tomas Flurries
Stonehedge Fiber Mill Shepherd's Wool Yarn
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