Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
One Ball Soap Bag
Lion Brand® Kitchen Cotton
Pattern Number: L10752
Crocheted with just one ball, this reusable soap cozy catches extra suds and helps your favorite bar of soap last longer.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
About 4 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (11.5 x 14 cm)
831-114 Kitchen Cotton Yarn: Cayenne
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.69
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
14 sc + 14 rnds = 4 in. (10 cm). 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.
Bag is worked in the rnd, from the bottom up.
If you find it difficult to join the beg ch into a ring without twisting the ch, Rnd 1 can be worked as a row, then joined into a rnd, as follows: Leaving a long beg tail, ch 33, sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across; join with sl st in first sc – 32 sc at the end of this rnd.
Use beg tail to sew gap at base of first row closed.
Proceed to Rnd 2.
BAG Beg at lower edge, ch 32.
Being careful not to twist ch; join with sl st in first ch to form ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 1, sc in each ch around; join with sl st in first sc - 32 sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnds 2-15: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc around; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 16 (Eyelet): Ch 3 (counts as dc, ch 1), turn, sk first 2 sc, *dc in next sc, ch 1, sk next sc; rep from * around; join with sl st in 2nd ch of beg ch - 16 dc, and 16 ch-1 sps at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 17: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc and ch-sp around; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 18: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc around; join with sl st in first sc.
Top Edging: Ch 1, turn, sc in first sc, *ch 1, sk next sc, sc in next sc; rep from * to last sc, ch 1, sk last sc; join with sl st in first sc.
FINISHING Flatten bag.
Join yarn with sl st in one corner, then sl st across bottom of Bag, through both layers, to close.
Weave in ends.
Drawstring Make a ch about 19 in.
(48.5 cm) long, sl st in 2nd ch from hook and each ch across.
Thread Drawstring through eyelet row of Bag.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
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