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Big Shelly Bag

from 5Packs Crochet on Etsy
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Big Shelly Bag
Big Shelly Bag
Big Shelly Bag
Big Shelly Bag
Big Shelly Bag

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • single crochet
  • double crochet
  • half double crochet
  • chain

Pattern Description:

I love bags, and was dying to make a hobo style bag, but I needed one that was BIG and wanted one that was worked all in one piece - no seams! The Big Shelly Bag is the result! Crochet your own Big Shelly Bag with my original PDF pattern!

Pattern includes complete instructions for bag and optional crochet strap, and includes directions for lining and optional button and ribbon trim.

Not a crocheter, but love this item? Custom order it here: https://www.etsy.com/listing/76535792/free-shipping-crochet-big-shelly-bag

All of my patterns are PDFs, which are not returnable, therefore all pattern sales are final.

Each pattern I sell is my own, original creation, and is Copyright protected. Do not duplicate, re-sell, 'knock off' or otherwise claim this design or any of my patterns as your own. Although I welcome and encourage you to sell items made with my patterns, I request that you please credit me with the design.

I provide free, full support for this pattern and for all of my designs, so please contact me at any time with any questions or concerns whatsoever. Thank you!


Will vary, but 1 shell worked in pattern is approx. 1 inch, and finished bag will be approx 15"x20" excluding strap.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • one size


  • 400 yds bulky or super bulky yarn
  • 2 buttons
  • fabric lining
  • magnetic closure

You Will Also Need:

  • J crochet hook
  • H crochet hook

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