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Blue Skies Accessories Bag
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 90692AD This hanging carrier bag is a good way to store clothes pins, craft notions, and accessories like scarves and belts. You can even use it for children's garments!

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size

CORRECTIONS: (applied Nov 1, 2014)
LARGE TREE ... Row 3: Row 16: Ch 1, turn. 2 sc in first st, sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in last st. SMALL TREE Top With C A, ch 10.The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)

MATERIALS

860-171 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Fern

Vibrant apple green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Note: (A)

860-105 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Silver Blue

Lightest gray-blue


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Note: (B)

860-127 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Espresso

Darkest brown


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45


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

Additional Materials
Purchased child's clothes hanger
STITCH EXPLANATION:
sc2tog (sc 2 together) Insert hook into st and draw up a loop.

Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop.

Yarn over, draw through all 3 loops on hook – 1 st decreased.

hdc2tog (hdc 2 together) Yarn over, Insert hook into st and draw up a loop.

Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop.

Yarn over, draw through all 4 loops on hook – 1 st decreased.

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


INSTRUCTIONS



BACK With A, ch 50 .

Row 1: Hdc in 3rd ch from hook and in each ch across – 48 sts.

Rows 2-5: Ch 2, turn.

Hdc in each st across, change to B in last st.

Rows 6-31: Ch 2, turn.

Hdc in each st across.

Row 32: Ch 2, turn.

Hdc2 tog twice, hdc in each of next 40 sts, hdc2tog twice – 44 sts.

Row 33: Ch 2, turn.

Hdc2 tog twice, hdc in each st to last 4 sts, hdc2tog twice.

Rep Row 33 until 8 sts rem.

Fasten off.



FRONT LOWER SECTION With A, ch 50.

Row 1: Hdc in 3rd ch from hook and in each ch across – 48 sts.

Rows 2-5: Ch 2, turn, Hdc in each st across, changing to B in last st.

Rows 6-26: Ch 2, turn.

Hdc in each st across.

Fasten off.



FRONT UPPER SECTION With B, ch 50.

Row 1: Hdc in 3rd ch from hook and in each ch across – 48 sts.

Rows 2-6: Ch 2, turn, Hdc in each st across.

Row 7: Ch 2, turn.

Hdc2 tog twice, hdc in each of next 40 sts, hdc2tog twice – 44 sts.

Row 8: Ch 2, turn.

Hdc2 tog twice, hdc in each st to last 4 sts, hdc2tog twice.

Rep Row 8 until 8 sts rem.

Fasten off.



LARGE TREE Top With A, ch 2.

Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch.

Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.

Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around – 12 sts.

Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st, rep from * around – 18 sts.

Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around – 24 sts.

Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around – 30 sts.

Fasten off.

Trunk With C, ch 5.

Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and each ch across – 4 sts.

Rows 2-15: Ch 1, turn.

Sc in each st across Row 16: Ch 1, turn.

2 sc in first st, sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in last st.

Fasten off.



SMALL TREE Top With A, ch 10.

Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each of next 2 ch, hdc in each of next 3 ch, dc in each of next 2 ch, work 5 dc all in last ch; working along opposite side of foundation ch, dc in each of next 2 ch, hdc in each of next 3 ch, sc in each of rem ch.

Fasten off.

Trunk With C, ch 6.

Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch to last, dc in last ch.

Fasten off.



BIRD With C, ch 8.

Rnd 1: Work 2 hdc in 3rd ch from hook, sc in each ch to last, work 5 hdc all in last ch; working along opposite side of foundation ch, hdc in next ch, sc in each of rem ch.

Rnd 2: 2 hdc in each of next 2 sts, sc in each of next 4 sts, hdc in next st, 2 hdc in each of next 3 sts, hdc in each of next 2 sts, 2dc in each of next 2 sts, hdc in next st, sc in each of rem sts.

Fasten off.

Wing With A, ch 4.

Row 1: Work 2 sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next ch, 2 sc in the last ch.

Row 2: Ch 1, turn, 2 sc in first st, sc in each st to last, 2 sc in the last st.

Fasten off.



FINISHING Sew Trees to Lower Front section.

Sew Wing to Bird.

With A, embroider a French knot eye on Bird.

Sew Bird to Lower Front section.

With A, embroider a straight st beak.

Lay Back onto a flat surface with wrong side facing.

Lay Front sections, with Upper Front slightly lapped over Lower Front, on top of Back section, with right side of Fronts facing.

Join A with slip st at beg of A section.

Working through all layers, sc evenly spaced around A section to join Back and Front.

Fasten off.

Join B with slip st and join remaining edges of Back and Front, leaving last row (8 sts) at top of Holder open for hanger hook.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)


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