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blueeyes28
09-17-2010, 07:10 AM
I have not posted on here in a little while but I had to share this bag it is so easy and fun to make, the pattern is from Ravelry and the yarn I used is Patons SWS.

hyperactive
09-17-2010, 09:03 AM
Hi!
this looks nice!
Will you share a link to the pattern? "Bag" on Ravelry might be confusing.

Does the handle stretch a lot? Or did you do something to prevent that? I have not done knitted handles this way since childhood days and just don't know. (I might enforce it with fabric or pull a rope / beld / strap through the handle... but do you need to?)

blueeyes28
09-17-2010, 10:14 AM
I am not sure how to share the link.The Handle is a 12 rows of garter stitch it called for 90 st but I wanted it a little longer so I made 120 st it is pretty stretchy before felting but not after.

blueeyes28
09-17-2010, 10:16 AM
OK I think this is what I am supposed to do.http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/chevron-bag

kmaclean
09-17-2010, 12:08 PM
Nice job! :thumbsup:

hyperactive
09-17-2010, 01:43 PM
thanks for the link and info! The felting thing is still new for me :)

Jan in CA
09-17-2010, 02:39 PM
It's beautiful! :yay:

hookedonneedles
09-18-2010, 12:27 AM
Very 1960's. I love it. How many hours do you guess it takes ya?

blueeyes28
09-18-2010, 07:24 AM
It's hard to say maybe 5 or 6 total over a few days.Once you get the pattern down it seems to go really fast.

Slim
09-18-2010, 01:06 PM
Very nice -- it reminds me of a hippie bag from the 60's. Love it!

WandaT
09-19-2010, 05:10 PM
Looks great! Is it felted? Beautiful colors!

ArtLady1981
09-20-2010, 08:37 PM
Very nice! I love knitted and felted bags!

Lana
09-21-2010, 01:05 PM
WAY COOL! :cheering: