This is a medium-sized bag and can be used as a tote or as a purse.
Medium Weight Yarn
or any hook suitable for yarn.
2 metal rings if making a purse.
When laying flat, it measures about 8.5” high by 10.5” wide.
2.5” over 9 sts and the across the first 4 rnds.
The strap is worked in a continuous round in order to add more strength
to it. But if you wanted to, you could work it in rows with 5 stitches
and then line it with a strong material once the purse is finished.