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Deco-Ribbon Bag - free crochet pattern

This crocheted bag was made using the black-with-white striped Deco-Ribbon color #102. Deco-Ribbon comes in 47 colors. For more information about Crystal Palace Deco-Ribbon - click here or here for a 2nd set of samples. Bag measures 8" wide x 7.5" high when empty.


Close up above shows
the crochet stitch in the bag.

Above shows the bag with the flap raised.


Above shows the cord for the bag.



Crocheted Deco-Ribbon Bag Pattern

Materials:  3 - 50 gr balls Deco-Ribbon (color #102 used for this bag). Or use 4 balls for a bigger bag.

Hook: size H Crystal Palace Bamboo Crochet Hook
7 sts = 2 inches in double crochet (dc)
Make the Cord first and then use up all remaining yarn for the bag.

Chain 6: Join using a slip stitch to make a ring.

Rnd 1: Work 8 dc into ring
Rnd 2: 2 dc into each stitch (16 sts)
Rnd 3: 2 dc into each stitch (32 sts)
Rnd 4: *1 dc into next 2 sts, 2 dc into next st* Repeat between *'s until you have 56 sts.
Work even until length from beginning is 12.5" or desired length.

Knit Cast On Cord: Using a size 8 circular knitting needle, cast on 190 sts. Cast off using a size H crochet hook.

Crocheted Cord: Using a size H crochet hook, chain 190 for foundation row. Turn. Single crochet into each foundation chain to end.

Lace the Cord through the bag and tie a knot at each end as shown below.

You may want to decorate the flap of the bag with a big button, a brooch, etc.




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Bag Designed and crocheted by Kim Huhta

Crystal Palace Yarns, 160 23rd St., Richmond, CA 94804
phone: 510-237-9988,  fax: 510-237-9809

copyright 2002 Crystal Palace Yarns/Straw Into Gold, Inc. - We are happy to share this  pattern with knitters. The pattern may be used for non-commercial personal or knitting guild use. It is not to be used in any publication in print nor should it be reproduced in electronic/digital format without permission. Knitting shops carrying CP Yarns are welcome to print and share this pattern with customers of our yarns.

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