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* This crochet pattern will allow you to crochet this funky fifties retro bag yourself: just follow the step by step instructions.

Do you love retro bags? Do you love crocheting bags? This crochet bag is lovely to make and you will love using it. This bag is completely inspired by the 1950's and if you loved BBC's Call the Midwife, you will absolutely enjoy making this crochet bag.

This crochet pattern will allow you to make a perfect retro crochet bag, with a firm strap and optional lining.

Before you get started, make sure you read the entire PDF.

This pattern uses US crochet terms and the tutorial is in ENGLISH.

Finished bag measures (ca.): 42 cm wide x 42 cm high x 5 cm deep

This pattern includes:
* A step by step crochet tutorial
* A step by step tutorial to line the bag
* Step by step instructions to assemble the bag

Suggested yarns: DK linen or linen-cotton combo
Yarn used in the example: Scheepjes Linen Soft

Yarn hook: 3.5 mm (E)

For the strap you will need:
2 O-rings (diameter 30 mm)
1 buckle (30 mm wide)
1.5 meter of webbing/ bag strap (25 or 30 mm)

Lining for this bag is optional, a photo tutorial for lining this bag is included in the pattern.

- For the lining you need: 1/2 yard of medium weight cotton or canvas.
- Magnetic snaps for closing

* Beginners/ intermediate

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5 out of 5 stars

blondie64 Sep 15, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Loved this blanket...perfect summer light blanket for a newborn. Made a matching bear for the new baby too.

meason35 Sep 18, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

This pattern is just beautiful. I made it with one skein on Hobbii twister (1000 yards, cotton blend) and it worked up beautifully. It's the perfect pattern for that yarn or for a large cake of Scheepjes whirl.

danine418 Dec 27, 2020

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