The Somerset Bag is knit with a variety of yarns and features a sturdy double base. Options include adding beads, an interior pocket, knitting straps or applying purchased leather straps.
Knit The Somerset Bag with 595 total yards of Worsted Weight Yarn (477 yards in a main color and 127 yards in a contrast color). Finished measurements are 13" tall x 15" long x 7" wide at the base.
Suggested needles are US 7 (4.5mm) and 8 (5mm) 24" Circular Needles and US 8 (5mm) Double Point Needles. You will need an H-8 (5mm) Crochet Hook, a 1.5mm Steel Crochet Hook to assist beading, 6 Locking Stitch Markers, 4 Stitch Markers (one in a unique color), a Tapestry Needle and a sharp needle, 4 decorative Buttons for knitted handle, 4 functional Buttons to anchor inside of knitted handle, Leather Straps and matching floss for sewing, 64 beads with a hole large enough to pass a strand of yarn through, 3-ring binder plastic sheet dividers or a sheet of 1/8" PVC, 1 decorative Button and 1 Magnetic Closure.