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Pumpkin Candy Bag
Lion Brand® Lion® Wool
Pattern Number: 80750AD Jack-O-Lantern bag for Trick-or-Treating or a Halloween decoration.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
About 10 in. tall x 30 in. circumference (25.5 x 76 cm), after felting About 12 1/2 in. tall x 36 in. circumference (32 x 91.5 cm), before felting

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

820-133 Lion Wool Yarn: Pumpkin

Autumn burnt orange


Quantity needed: 6 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 35.94
Note: (A)

820-153 Lion Wool Yarn: Ebony Intense, true black
Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 11.98
Note: (B)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.95


Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.49


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

GAUGE:
10 sc + 11 rnds = 4 in. (10 cm), before felting 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.

NOTES:
1.

Bag is worked with 2 strands of yarn held together throughout.


2.

To change color, work last stitch of old color to last yarn over; yarn over with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete stitch.

For short distances, carry color not in use underneath stitches.

For longer distances, fasten off old color.


3.

Bag is worked in continuous rounds; do not join and do not turn at the end of rounds.


4.

The chart design may pull to one side as rounds are worked.

Shift chart design one stitch over, if desired, to compensate.


INSTRUCTIONS



BAG
With 2 strands of A held together, ch 4; join with slst in first ch to form a ring.


Rnd 1: Work 7 sc in ring.

Place marker for beginning of rnd; move marker up as work progresses.


Rnd 2: 2 sc in each sc around - 14 sc.


Rnd 3: [Sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc] 7 times - 21 sc.

Rnd 4: [Sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc] 7 times - 28 sc.


Rnd 5: [Sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc] 7 times - 35 sc.


Rnd 6: [Sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc] 7 times - 42 sc.


Rnd 7: [Sc in next 5 sc, 2 sc in next sc] 7 times - 49 sc.


Rnd 8: [Sc in next 6 sc, 2 sc in next sc] 7 times - 56 sc.


Rnd 9: [Sc in next 7 sc, 2 sc in next sc] 7 times - 63 sc.


Rnd 10: [Sc in next 8 sc, 2 sc in next sc] 7 times - 70 sc.


Rnd 11: [Sc in next 9 sc, 2 sc in next sc] 7 times - 77 sc.


Rnd 12: [Sc in next 10 sc, 2 sc in next sc] 7 times - 84 sc.


Rnd 13: [Sc in next 11 sc, 2 sc in next sc] 7 times - 91 sc.


Rnd 14: Sc in each sc around.


Rnd 15: Sc in first 28 sc; work first row of Pumpkin Chart, changing colors as indicated; sc in each remaining sc around.


Rnd 16: Sc in first 28 sc; work next row of Pumpkin Chart; sc in each remaining sc around.


Rnds 17-44: Rep Rnd 15 until chart is complete.


Rnd45: With A, [sc in next 5 sc, sc2tog] 13 times-78 sc.


Rnd 46: Sc in each sc around.


Rnd 47:[Sc in next 4, sc2tog] 13 times-65 sc.


Rnd 48: Slst in each sc around.


Fasten off.



HANDLE
With 2 strands of A held together, ch 8.


Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across-7 sc.


Row 2: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across.


Rep Row 2 until Handle measures 22 in.

(56 cm).

Fasten off.



FINISHING
Weave in ends.



Felting
Wash by machine on a hot wash/cold rinse cycle with detergent and several pieces of clothing to agitate.

To felt additionally, dry by machine on a regular setting until almost dry.

Remove from dryer and pull into shape.

Sew ends of Handle to top of Bag.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
st(s) = stitch(es)
yo = yarn over
k = knit
p = purl
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)


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