Inc= increase 1 stitch by knitting into front and then into the back of stitch
k2tog -knit the following 2 stitches together as 1 stitch.
A super, sweet felt handbag. How can you resist it?
This little bag will hold the bare essentials for a trip out, keys, credit cards, phone, a few other little bits and pieces. Ideal for a special event or just because it's so darn cute!! Kids and teens will adore it too!
I have written this pattern in 2 versions- Circular ( in the round) or Flat ( 2 needles stocking stitch) so you can choose which method you prefer.
My clear and detailed 5 page pattern contains instructions for- Knitting the bag in both circular or flat versions. Making up, Felting Finishing your bag, also a section with my additional tips and tricks to get a fantastic result!
If you've always wanted to have a go with making a knit and felt bag, this is the ideal pattern for you.
11st x 16 rows stocking stitch
Sizing / Finished Measurements:
Felted Size 24cm (9 .5") high 20cm (8") wide
Flat knitting version 8mm (UK 0 /US 11) standard knitting needles x 1 pair plus 1 spare 8mm needle. Stitch markers x8 tension - 11sts x 16 rows
Circular knitting version 8mm (UK 0 /US 11) Double ended needles x4 and 8mm (UK 0 /US 11) Circular needle x 40cm /16" Stitch markers x8 round/row marker
You Will Also Need:
Button to close bag
Stitch markers ( loops of coloured wool or small hair elastics)
300 meters of Worsted weight
cascade 220 (held double)
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Average Review (of 1
Small curvy handbag February 19, 2013
I am a complete beginner I had never finished a knitting project before. The pattern is do easy to follow and Claire is so helpful I can't recommended this enough! Now please excuse me I need to go check out her other patterns :)