Crochet Gift Bag HONEY, PEARL, CHECKS

Oct 30, 2012
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Introduction

These little crochet gift bags take no time at all... 
you could have a bag load by the end of the week...
they are quick and the patterns are easy.. you can adjust to whatever size you desire...
AND you can customise and adapt the pattern to different yarn weights and hook sizes...
try it and see.... make them widerlongerbigger if you wish... 
I have laid out the basics... it's up to you to play and have fun...

Download the patterns here:

Barbara Summers Hand Knit and Crochet  

and also in Ravelry and Craftsy

Three Crochet Gift Bag Patterns:

Crochet Gift Bag PEARL

Crochet Gift Bag HONEY

Crochet Gift Bag CHECKS

- see my blog for more information 

http://www.crocknit.blogspot.co.uk/#!http://crocknit.blogspot.com/2012/10/gift-of-giving-small-is-good.html

Materials List

DMC Petra 5 or Petra 3

Hook:  2.5mm or 2mm

Finished Size

Various

 

Gauge

Not critical to this pattern

The Pattern

 

Here's the first pattern:


CROCHET GIFT BAG "PEARL"

 

Skill Level:  Easy

Yarn:  DMC Petra 5

Hook:  2.5mm

Stitches:  hdc, dc

Gauge/Tension:  not critical for this pattern

Measurements:  4in (10cm) L X 2.5in (6.5cm) W

Terminology:  USA - American crochet terms

 

START

WITH MC


Rnd 1:  Ch13, 3sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each st to end, 5sc in last ch, sc in each st along other side of ch, 2sc in same st as beg 3sc, join with sl st. (30sts)



Rnd 2:  Ch2, hdc in BL of same st, *hdc in FL of next st, hdc in BL of next st, rep from * around, miss last st, join with sl st.  




Rnd 3-12:  Rep Rnd 2.









Drawstring Rnd

Rnd 13:  Ch3, dc in each st around, join with sl st.


Increase Rnd

Rnd 14:  Ch1, sc in same st, *2sc in next st, sc in next 4sts, rep from * around, join with sl st.  (36sts)



Rnd 15-17:  Rep Rnd 2.



Change to CC

Decorative Edge

Rnd 18:  *Ch2, 2hdc in same st, skip next st, sl st in next st, rep from *around, join with sl st.


Finish, cut yarn and hide ends.



Make Drawstring

With CC, make a chain approx. 14ins long.


With yarn needle thread the drawstring through the drawstring rnd, two dc at a time.  


Hide yarn ends of drawstring.

 

 

NOW GO GET THE COMPLETE SET OF GIFT BAG PATTERNS

 


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on Nov 6, 2012 11:10 PM
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