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Party Tote
Lion Brand® Fancy Fur - Fun Fur® - Chenille Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: 50087 Click for the matching pattern for the Fancy Scarf

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
12" wide x 8" high [30.5 x 20.5 cm]

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

220-256 Fancy Fur Yarn: Ecru & Ebony Black fur with brown and cream accents.
Quantity needed: 5 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 14.95
Note: (A)

320-205 Fun Fur Yarn: Sandstone

Soft grey, brown, and white


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 14.97
Note: (B)

950-153 Chenille Thick & Quick Yarn: Black DISCONTINUED Elegant, velvety black
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.95
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size J-10 (6 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45


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

GAUGE:
10 sc + 9.5 rows = 4 inches [10 cm] with 1 strand each of A and B held tog. 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.


INSTRUCTIONS



TOTE

BOTTOM

With 1 strand each of A and B held tog, ch 31.

Row 1 (RS) Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across; turn - 30 sc.



Rows 2-6 Ch 1, sc in each sc across; turn.



Fasten off.

FIRST SIDE

Row 1 With RS of Bottom facing, join 1 strand each of A and B in 4th row-end st on right side of Bottom, ch 1, sc in each of next 3 row-end sts; sc in each sc across top edge, sc in each of next 3 row-end sts on left side of Bottom; turn - 36 sc.



Work even on 36 sc until First Side measures 8" [20.5 cm] from beginning of Side.

Fasten off.

SECOND SIDE

Row 1 With RS of Bottom facing, join 1 strand each of A and B in first row-end st to the right of last st made in Row 1 of First Side, ch 1, sc in each of next 3 row-end sts, sc in each foundation ch across, sc in each of next 3 row-end sts on second edge; turn - 36 sc.



Work even on 36 sc until Second Side measures same as First Side.

Fasten off.

STRAP - Make 2

With C, ch 61.

Row 1 Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across; turn - 60 sc.



Round 1 Ch 1, slip st evenly around Strap, working 2 slip sts in each corner; join with slip st in first slip st.

Fasten off.



ASSEMBLY

With RS facing, using large-eyed blunt needle and A, slip st sides tog from top to bottom, matching sts.

Fasten off.

Turn Tote right side out.

With C, sew end of each Strap to inside of Tote on either side.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sc2tog = single crochet 2 together
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
MC = main color
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
t-ch = turning chain
tog = together
WS = wrong side
ch(s) = chain(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together


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