Horizontal lines of color collide with diagonal lines of stitches in this optical tease. It’s just the right size to carry everything you need to study in the park.
Designer: Ellen Gormley
Finished Size: 11″ tall × 15″ wide × 3″ deep; strap length is adjustable.
Yarn: Lion Brand Wool-Ease (80% acrylic, 20% wool; 197 yd [180 m]/3 oz [85 g]; CYCA #4): #177 loden (A), 2 skeins; #167 eggplant (B), #128 caramel (C), 1 skein each.
Hook Size: I/9 (5.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: 5 locking st markers; tapestry needle; at least 30″ long belt with buckle; at least 18″ long belt with buckle; extra buckle (may be cut from a third belt).
Gauge: 14 hdc = 4″; 11 hdc rows = 4″.