Designed by Nora J. Bellows. Translation into Crochet by Stacey Trock.
Skill Level: Easy/Intrepid Beginner
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 = 4" (10cm)
Finished Size for Small Nomad Bag: 8” (20cm) square bottom x 8" (20cm) tall x 7" (17.5cm) wide opening
Finished Size for Medium Nomad Bag: 12” (30cm) square bottom x 11" (27.5cm) tall x 12" (30cm) wide opening
Finished Size for Large Nomad Bag: 14” (35cm) square bottom x 15" (37.5cm) tall x 14" (35cm) wide opening
Yarn Required: for Small (Medium, Large) = 720 (1275, 2045) yds (658 (1166, 1870)m) of a Worsted Weight Felting Yarn
Suggested Hook Size:
L (8mm) Crochet Hook
You Will Also Need for the Small Nomad Bag:
a JUL Silk Road Explorer Bag Handle, and a Zipper at least 9" (23cm) long
You Will Also Need for the Medium Nomad Bag: a JUL Botanical Explorer Bag Handle (pictured in Claret Red), and a Zipper at least 12" (30cm) long
You Will Also Need for the Large Nomad Bag: a JUL Botanical Explorer Bag Handle (pictured in Claret Red), and a Zipper at least 16" (41cm) long
You Will Also Need: Locking Stitch Markers, a sewing needle, like-color sewing thread, a Noni Metal Label, and 8 Rivets
Suggested Fibers: Stonehedge Fiber Mill Shepherd's Wool Yarn
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