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The Modern Tote is an EASY crochet pattern that will yield a beautiful result. Your finished bag will make a great project bag for all your crochet and knit WIPS. The modern styling of this bag will serve all your needs. Make one for your gym bag, your "take to work" bag, your purse, and your farmer's market bag. It also would make a great gift for your best friend. She will love it! Unsure of how to use eyelets? The bag can be made without as instructions for crocheted strap supports is included.

Listing is for the pattern, not the actual bag.

SIZING: One size. Approximately 17” wide X 12½” tall, plus handles


GAUGE: Stated in pattern. Exact gauge is not essential. If your gauge is close to stated gauge, then your finished bag will be close to stated finished size. If your gauge is smaller, you may need smaller eyelets.

Lion Brand Martha Stewart Crafts (see note below)
(65% acrylic, 35% wool; 164 yards/150 meters
3.5 oz/100 grams) or equivalent heavy worsted/aran weight (4)

Please note, yarn amounts are approximate. Allow for at least a 10% variance when purchasing yarn.

• Main Color (MC) #510 Sailor blue, 2 skeins, 150 grams/246 yards
• Contrast Color A (CCA) #507 Winter Sky, 1 skein, 90 grams/148 yards
• Contrast Color B (CCB) #500 Bakery Box White, 2 skeins, 155grams/255 yards

This yarn has been discontinued. Suggested replacement yarn Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice, in Crisp White #100 (CCB), Aqua #102 (CCA) and Sapphire #107 (MC).

HOOK: US size H (5.0 mm) or size needed to obtain correct gauge
US size G (4.0 mm) or one size smaller for handles

NOTIONS/OTHER: 4 Dritz 7/16” extra-large eyelets and eyelet tool, stitch markers, yarn needle

NOTES: Pattern is written using US terms.

Listing is for the PATTERN, not the finished product.

Please note, this pattern is copyrighted and may not be reproduced or redistributed. Completed bags may be sold but please credit Darleen Hopkins as the designer. If selling online, a link to my shop is appreciated.

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