Bosc pears nestled under leaves dangle from their branches on this unusually delicious-looking bag. These unstructured, roomy pear bags are knit from the bottom up, beginning with a stockinette rectangle. Stitches are picked up around the bottom and the bag is shaped with increases and decreases. Felted Dimensions are approximately 8"-9" (20-22.5cm) tall x 7.5"-8" (18.75-20cm) wide at top and 10" (25cm) wide at bottom x 4.5"-5" (11.25-12.5cm) deep. Skill level is Beginner to Intermediate.
Knit and felt the Small Bag with Bosc Pears with 3 skeins of Cascade 220 Yarn, Worsted Weight Feltable Yarn, in 4010 Straw and 1 skein each of 9488 Christmas Red Heather, 2426 Cherry, 9404 Ruby, 9448 Olive Heather, and 7822 Vandyke Brown, or 3 skeins of 8393 Navy and 1 skein each of 5010 Butterscotch, 9463B Gold, 2439 Gelato, 2429 Irelande, and 4010 Straw.
Knit and felt the Large Bag with Bosc Pears with 4 skeins of Cascade 220 Yarn, Worsted Weight Feltable Yarn, in 9463B Gold and 1 skein each of 8910 Citron, 8903 Primaverra, 8914 Granny Smith, 2429 Irelande, and 7822 Vandyke Brown, or 4 skeins of 9484 Stratosphere, 3 skeins of 8010 Natural and 1 skein each of 2429 Irelande and 7822 Vandyke Brown.
You will need US 11 (8mm), 32" (80cm) Circular Needles, US 5 (3.75mm) Needles, US 7 (4.5mm) Double Point Needles, a Tapestry Needle, sewing needle and matching thread, Split Ring Markers, 2 P68 Acrylic Handles in bright yellow, happy green or royal blue, a 15" (37.5cm) custom zipper or a Magnetic Snap and 6 Bag Feet (optional).
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