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Shell Stitch Bag - PA-131a

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Shell Stitch Bag - PA-131a
Shell Stitch Bag - PA-131a Shell Stitch Bag

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Basic Crochet Skills

Pattern Description:

Starting with a simple single crochet handle and continuing with a fabulous shell stitch pattern, this stylish little bag is just the right size. This trendy and fashionable bag will accessorize your wardrobe from casual jeans to business wear.

Size: Approximately 11" wide and 6" deep, below the handle.
Skill Level: Intermediate.
Materials: "Sophie" (a worsted weight or size 4 yarn) from Omega Yarns. Crochet hooks, U.S. sizes G and I.
Please note: Instructions come in an easy to read, easy to understand pattern and are written in U.S. crochet terminology.

Nancy Brown is the author of the best-selling books Crochet a Dozen Hats and The Crocheter's Companion.

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5 sts and 4 rows = 1" in sc.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approximately 11" wide and 6" deep below the handle.


  • Worsted Weight Yarn
  • U.S. size G and I crochet hooks

Suggested yarn:

400 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Omega Yarns


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