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Entrelac Saddle Bag, knitted in cotton.

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Entrelac Saddle Bag, knitted in cotton.
Entrelac Saddle Bag, knitted in cotton.
Entrelac Saddle Bag, knitted in cotton.
Entrelac Saddle Bag, knitted in cotton.
Entrelac Saddle Bag, knitted in cotton.
Entrelac Saddle Bag, knitted in cotton.

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit, purl, K2tog, P2tog, ssk.
  • Reverse single crochet.
  • Overcast sewing stitch.

Pattern Description:

You do not need to know how to knit entrelac to make this pattern. It's a good first entrelac project, detailed instructions and the project is not too big.
You knit a rectangle of entrelac for the body of the bag.
The strap is knit in the woven stitch pattern which is a simple two row repeat. The strap is attached by crocheting it to the bag.
The lining is ironed onto the wrong side of the flat piece.
The handle is attached creating the sides of the bag with a reverse single crochet stitch.
Detailed photos and instructions are included of the various steps.

Gauge:

It is knit at a tight gauge of 22 stitches =4in

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished bag is about 9in high and 12in wide

You Will Also Need:

  • Size 5/3.75mm needles
  • Size E or F crochet hook
  • Heat Bond, 12in by 24in
  • Lining fabric, 12in by 24in
  • 1 to 5 buttons, optional
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