Love making felted items and this bag is sturdy and big enough to carry groceries, use while shopping, books, or even as a basket. All instructions are included, including how to felt, blocking, etc. Full email support. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Crocheting in the round, increasing GAUGE Not essential, as you will felt the item down. Remember to crochet loosely. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Felted measurements are 9? across the bottom, 10? tall (not including handles) and 31 1/2? around. Full instructions for making this and felting instructions included.