Design by Nora J. Bellows. Translation of bag into crochet by Stacey Trock. Make it beaded or leave unembellished. The perfect bag for any occasion.
Skill Level: Easy/Intrepid Beginner
Bag Size: Approximately 10" (25cm) wide at flap x 4" (10cm) tall using a size L (8mm) hook and a double strand of worsted weight felting yarn
Yarn Required for Beaded Bag: 750 yds (640m) of a Worsted Weight Felting Yarn in Color A, and 560 yds (512m) of a Worsted Weight Embellished Felting Yarn in matching Color B
Yarn Required for Plain Bag: 1310 yds (1198m) of a Worsted Weight Felting Yarn
Pre-felted Gauge: 11 sts and 13 rows over 4" (10cm) using a size L (8mm) hook and a double strand of worsted weight felting yarn
Felted Gauge: 16 sts and 15 rows over 4" (10cm)
Suggested Needle/Hook Size: L (8mm) Crochet Hook
You Will Also Need: 1 sheet 13 5/8" x 21 5/8" (34 x 54cm) plastic stiffener to add structure to the bottom of the bag, a sewing needle and sewing thread, Locking Stitch Markers, 6 Bag Feet, and 1 LV83 Purse Frame and a Purse Chain
Suggested Fibers: Tilli Tomas Flurries
Stonehedge Fiber Mill Shepherd's Wool Yarn
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