Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Halloween Treat Bags
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: L0112AD

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 10 in. (25.5 cm) tall, including handle

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-170 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Pea Green

Bright yellow-green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 2.47
Note: (A)

860-145 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Eggplant

Dark purple


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.29
Note: (B)

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


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

Additional Materials
Small amount of white yarn Small amount of fiberfill stuffing MATERIALS NOTE Materials are sufficient to make both Bags.
STITCH EXPLANATION:
hdc2tog (hdc 2 sts 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.





sc2tog (sc 2 sts 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.

NOTES:
Bags are worked in continuous rnds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.


INSTRUCTIONS



STRIPED BAG Note: Do not cut yarn between rnds, carry unused color up inside of Bag.

With A, ch 3.

Rnd 1: Work 8 hdc in first ch.

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

Rnd 2: Work 2 hdc in each hdc around - 16 sts at the end of this rnd.

Change to B.

Rnd 3: *2 hdc in next st, hdc in next st, rep from * around - 24 sts.

Rnd 4: *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around - 32 sts.

Change to A.

Rnd 5: *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around - 40 sts.

Rnd 6: *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 4 sts, rep from * around - 48 sts.

Change to B.

Rnd 7: *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 5 sts, rep from * around - 56 sts.

Rnd 8: *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 6 sts, rep from * around - 64 sts.

Rnds 9-10: With A, hdc in each hdc around.

Rnds 11-12: With B, hdc in each hdc around.

Rnds 13-14: With A, hdc in each hdc around.

Rnds 15-16: With B, hdc in each hdc around.

Rnds 17-18: With A, hdc in each hdc around.

Rnds 19-20: With B, hdc in each hdc around.

Rnds 21-22: With A, hdc in each hdc around.

Rnds 23-24: With B, hdc in each hdc around.

Rnd 25: With A, hdc in each hdc around.

Rnd 26: With A, *hdc2tog, hdc in each of next 6 sts, rep from * around - 56 sts.

Rnd 27: With B, *hdc2tog, hdc in each of next 5 sts, rep from * around - 48 sts.

Rnd 28: With B, *hdc2tog, hdc in each of next 4 sts, rep from * around - 40 sts.Fasten off.





HANDLE With A, ch 31.

Row 1: Sc in 2nd chain from hook and each ch across - 30 sc.

Rows 2-4: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.Fasten off.





FINISHING Sew Handle to top of Bag.Weave in ends.





FRANKENSTEIN BAG With A, ch 3.

Rnds 1-7: With A only, work same as Rnds 1-7 of Striped Bag - 56 sts.

Rnds 8-22: With A, hdc in each hdc around.

Cut A, change to B.

Rnds 23-24: With B, hdc in each hdc around.

Rnd 25: *Hdc2tog, hdc in each of next 5 sts, rep from * around - 48 sts.

Rnd 26: *Hdc2tog, hdc in each of next 4 sts, rep from * around - 40 sts.Fasten off.





OUTER EYES (make 2) With white yarn, ch 2.

Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch.

Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around.Fasten off.





INNER EYES (make 2) With B, ch 2.

Rnd 1: Work 4 sc in first ch.Fasten off.





NECK BOLTS (make 2) With B, ch 2.

Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch.

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

Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each sc around - 12 sts.

Rnd 3: Sc in each st around.

Rnd 4: *Sc2tog, rep from * around - 6 sts.

Rnds 5-7: Sc in each sc around.Fasten off.





HANDLE With B, ch 31.

Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and each ch across - 30 sts.

Rows 2-4: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.Fasten off.





FINISHING Stuff Bolts lightly and sew to sides of Bag.

Sew Inner Eye to Outer Eye, then sew Eyes to Bag.

With A, embroider a straight st smile and a scar on forehead.

Sew Handle to top of Bag.

Weave in ends.

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


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