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Thandeka African Messenger Bag

from Bobbin Hobnobbin
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Thandeka African Messenger Bag
Thandeka African Messenger Bag Thandeka
Thandeka African Messenger Bag Thandeka
Thandeka African Messenger Bag Thandeka
Thandeka African Messenger Bag Thandeka

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Stranded colourwork
  • Sc crochet
  • Sew

Pattern Description:

Thandeka - meaning Beloved in the Zulu culture. The first in our African Design Series, Thandeka is truly an original, incorporating traditional authentic African design in a simple, elegant messenger bag. This piece will surely become your Beloved.

Gauge:

6.5 sts x 8 rows = 1"

Materials:

  • Dk yarn
  • 3mm pointed needles
  • 4mm crochet hook
  • Tapestry needle
  • Stitch markers
  • 1" strapping
  • D-rings

Suggested yarn:

600 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Elle Pure Gold


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$5.00

Intermediate
Knitting
Accessory
Women, Men, Girls, Boys
Bag
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I have dabbled in many areas in my life and I consider myself a naturally creative and artistic soul. I initially studied architecture straight out of secondary school but soon realized it was not my ...

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