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Puffy Drawstring Bag
Lion Brand® Sasha
Pattern Number: 60652
A great size tote bag for any age!
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 12 in. [30.5 cm] wide x 14 in. [35.5 cm] high
690-100 Sasha Yarn: Snow Creamy off-white
Quantity needed: 6 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 41.94
Lion Brand Knitting Needles - Size 10 [6 mm]
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1 yd [1 m] braid trim for drawstring Purse handles and hardware
12 sts = 4 in. [10 cm] in Garter st (k every row). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
FRONT AND BACK (make 2)
Cast on 36 sts.
Work in Garter st (k every row) until piece measures 13 in.
[33 cm] from beg.
Next Row (Eyelet Row): K1, *k2tog, yo, k4; repeat from * to last 5 sts, k2tog, yo, k3.
Work in Garter st for 1 in.
[2.5 cm] more.
Bind off loosely.
FINISHING With eyelet row along top edge, seam Front and Back together along sides and lower edge.
Fold each lower corner 2 in.
[5 cm] to inside of Bag and sew in place.
Weave drawstring through eyelet holes.
Sew on handles.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
st(s) = stitch(es)
yo = yarn over
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