Islamic-ed Shoulder Bag in Indigo and White Knitting Pattern

Historically-inspired cotton bag with a diamond pattern from the twelfth century, and a border pattern adapted from tapestry-woven details of the thirteenth century.
SKU: EP10326

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Patterns like this border, combining tall and short vertical lines with hollow squares or triangles, are very common in medieval Islamic fabrics. The bag is knitted in the round at a rather tight gauge to form a dense fabric.

Finished Size: About 7 x 11 inches (18 x 28 cm), excluding shoulder strap
Yarn: Lily Sugar 'n Cream, 100% cotton yarn, worsted weight, 120 yards (109.7 m)/2½ oz (71.0 g) ball, 1 ball each of #01004 Soft Ecru (MC) and #0009 Bright Navy (CC)
Needles: Needles, circular or double pointed, size 5 (3.75 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions: Markers, Tapestry needle, Sewing needle and strong thread
Gauge: 24 sts and 31 rnds = 4 inches (10.2 cm) in charted patt
Originally Published: Knitting Traditions Fall 2014

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