Buttercup Bag

Perfect for carrying your crocheting or your everyday needs, this roomy tote is fun and easy to make. The bag is created using a nicely textured v-stitch and lined with a fun fabric to prevent stretching.

Buttercup Bag
Heather West

Finished Size: 18″ long, 4″ wide at bottom, and 12″ tall excluding handles.

Yarn: Farmhouse Yarns, Cotton Blossom Yarn by Dixie (85% cotton, 15% rayon); 200 yd [183 m]/4 oz [113 g]): marigold, 4 skeins.

Hook: Size 7 (4.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions: One 18″ × 4″ piece of 2 mm thick plastic; 13″ brown Grayson E Rolled Leather Handles (distributed by Muench Yarns); 1 yd lining fabric 45″ wide; yarn needle; sewing needle; matching thread.

Gauge: 18 sts and 10 rows = 4″ in V-st; 16 sts and 16 rows = 4″ in seed st.

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