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Easy Bag Knitting Pattern with Crochet Cherries Motif Knitting Pattern

Easy Bag Knitting Pattern with Crochet Cherries Motif

  • Difficulty


  • Yarn Type

    Yarn Type

    Aran / Worsted

  • designer


    Laura Cruickshank

  • Needle Size

    Needle Size

    US 8 / 5.0mm

  • Needle Type

    Needle Type

    Straight, Crochet Hook

  • Techniques


    Moss, Stocking Stitch

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What you need to know

Use stocking stitch stripes and moss stitch to knit Laura Cruickshank's easy handbag then decorate it with crochet cherries


Approx 16.5cm wide x 18.5cm tall

What You'll Need

Yarn: Aran, shades Lilac, Blue, 100g of each
Needles: 5mm
Crochet hook: 5mm
Lining fabric: 40cm x 40cm
Bag handles
Needle and cotton
Tapestry needle

Skills and stitches used

Cast on
Cast off
Moss stitch
How to change colour

Meet the designer

Laura Strutt (nee Cruickshank) is a multi-talented knitter, crocheter and sewist. She previously worked on Sew and Let's Knit Magazines and has had several books published, covering a range of techniques. If you like this pattern, we think you'll love Laura's easy teacosy. You can find more of Laura's designs here.

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